San Bruno police arrest woman accused of running over security guard at Tanforan mall

Shaquett Thompson
Shaquett Thompson

SAN BRUNO (KRON) — San Bruno police have arrested a 22-year-old woman accused of running over a J.C. Penny security guard with a car after she was caught shoplifting at the Shops at Tanforan mall on Wednesday, police Sgt. Ryan Johansen said.

San Francisco resident Shaquett Thompson allegedly took several items from the store at around 1:15 p.m. A store security guard then followed her out to her car, Johansen said.

After a brief confrontation, Thompson allegedly knocked the security guard to the ground, got into her car and drove at the employee, running over both of her arms, Johansen said.Thompson is also accused of striking several cars before crashing

Thompson is also accused of striking several cars before crashing into a support girder in the parking structure and fleeing on foot, police said.Officers located her shortly after she fled and arrested her on

Officers located her shortly after she fled and arrested her on suspicion of attempted murder, robbery and hit-and-run.The security guard suffered serious injuries and was taken to a

The security guard suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital. She is expected to recover, Johansen said.

crash

Bay City News contributed to this report.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s