Shoplifter escapes across busy highway nearly getting hit multiple times

www.kiiitv.com Published: August 15, 2013

CORPUS CHRISTI - Corpus Christi police are looking for a woman who ran from officers at Academy Sports & Outdoors around noon Wednesday, crossed SPID and got away, reports Kiii News.



Officers were responding to an unrelated incident involving a pedestrian that was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of Academy.

The woman drops a bag, which was later found to contain items stolen from the store, and flees.

One officer gives a short chase, but breaks pursuit when the woman decides to cross SPID on foot, nearly getting hit by passing vehicles on multiple occasions.

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