Disturbance at Target Store


Forty-four-year-old Shantelle Eason is facing a variety of charges including Assaulting a Police Officer after a scuffle with an on off-duty OPD Sergeant at a metro Target Store.

The incident happened Wednesday afternoon near 72nd and Dodge.

The sergeant was in the store and recognized Eason as a known suspect. The store’s Loss Prevention department also recognized her.

Eason had allegedly completed a fraudulent purchase and was attempting to leave the store.

The sergeant and store personnel approached Eason who reportedly became combative and released pepper spray.

A Help an Officer call was put out but quickly canceled. Eason was arrested.

Eason is facing charges of Assault on an Officer, Criminal Impersonation, Possession of a Financial Transaction Device and Unauthorized Use of a Financial Transaction Device.

A man who had been waiting for Eason in the parking lot was initially arrested as well but he was not charged.


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