On Friday, October 12, a female, age 33 was arrested by Ladue Police for shoplifting at the Old Navy Store at 8881 Ladue Road in the Schnucks Crossing Center.
The women stole numerous items and took off on foot, crossing both the northbound and southbound lanes of I-170 near Ladue Road.
She ran into an area known as “the pit”, a triangle at the exit of I-170 at Ladue Road. Covered from head to toe in heavy mud, she was taken into custody and booked and spent 24 hours in the Ladue Police lockup. There, she was able to shower and clean off all the mud.
After 24 hours, she was released from custody and served a court date.