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Durham police arrest shoplifting suspect

Posted September 18, 2009 5:33 p.m. EDT
Updated September 20, 2009 8:39 a.m. EDT

— Durham police have arrested a woman accused of shoplifting and pulling a knife on a store employee at CVS, at 5311 North Roxboro Road.

Lagaryce Franchanwn Flowers, 33, of Durham, was charged on Friday with assault with a deadly weapon and larceny.

Police said Flowers went to the store on Sept. 10 for a few minutes and left, causing alarms to sound. When an employee approached her in the parking lot, the suspect pulled out a knife, according to the police report.