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Police: Shoplifting suspects attack loss prevention officer

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Police arrested Halie Nichole Nail and Megin Dawn Nethery. (Source: Decatur Police Dept.) Police arrested Halie Nichole Nail and Megin Dawn Nethery. (Source: Decatur Police Dept.)
DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -

Authorities arrested two shoplifting suspects for allegedly attacking a department store loss prevention officer.

Police responded Sunday night to the Khols Department Store in Decatur. According to police, a loss prevention officer was attempting to stop a shoplifting suspect in the parking lot of the store when she attacked the officer. Another woman who drove the suspect to the store also attacked the loss prevention officer.

Authorities were able to detain both women at the scene. Police arrested Megin Dawn Nethery, 23, of Cullman, and Halie Nichole Nail, 21, of Hanceville.

Nethery and Nail were charged with second-degree robbery. Both were booked into the Decatur City Jail pending bond.

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