Police: Scuffle with Loss Prevention Leads to Felony Arrest
WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
JACKSON, Tenn.- An attempted shoplifting and resulting scuffle leads to the arrest of a Jackson man who is now facing charges in the case.
According to police, Nicholas Beecher, 21, was arrested in connection with the incident at the Old Hickory Mall.
Investigators said Beecher assaulted a loss prevention employee at J.C. Penney while trying to steal a pair of Converse tennis shoes. The worker suffered injury to his left hand during the struggle on Sunday.
Beecher is facing robbery charges.