Police nab alleged nude shoplifter

Oct. 31, 2012 at 5:07 PM

LACEY, Wash., Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Police in Washington state said a nude woman took a coat from a Big Lots store, but dropped it while she was fleeing.

Lacey police said the unidentified woman, believed to be in her early 30s, took off her clothes before entering the store Tuesday and took a coat from the store that she dropped while fleeing from employees, The (Tacoma, Wash.) News Tribune reported Wednesday.

Sgt. Adam Seig said the woman was completely nude and running in and out of traffic in the parking lot when she was arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure just after 3 p.m.

Seig said the woman seemed disoriented.

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