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Police team catch alleged shoplifter in Walsall - and warn her accomplice he is next

St Matthew's Police team in Walsall have told an alleged shoplifter who escaped their clutches they are on his trail.

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A man and a woman allegedly targeted a shop in Walsall today but officers were on hand to confront them. After arresting the woman they found out she was wanted in connection with a serious assault.

St Matthews Police team warned the male thief on social media they knew who he was and were confident of arresting him.

The team tweeted: "Officers from Team 1 have arrested a female for shoplifting. After checks she was wanted for a serious assault. A male involved in the shop theft is still outstanding, but will be found. #weknowwhoyouare #lockedup."

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