Canton Ohio shoplifter pulls knife on security www.privateofficer.com
NORTH CANTON, Ohio April 16 2012- A North Canton Giant Eagle needed extra security on Saturday when dealing with a shoplifter.
Giant Eagle employees called North Canton police when 21-year-old Ronald Keen III threatened a store employee with a pocket knife.
Keen was caught in a yard on Bellview Street after running through the store’s parking lot.
He was taken by police to Mercy Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.
Officers found that Keen had heroin in his possession.
After he was released from the hospital, he was booked into Stark County Jail and charged with aggravated robbery and possession of heroin.
Two other males were identified as having come into the store with Keen. Their involvement is under investigation. There were no injuries reported by any of the store employees involved in the incident.