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Off duty Riesel officer catches shoplifter at Waco store

The off duty police officer speaking with Waco Police The off duty police officer speaking with Waco Police
Corey Sembera Corey Sembera
WACO, TX (KXXV) -

An off duty Riesel Police Officer caught a shoplifting suspect at a Waco store Monday morning.

While inside the Harbor Freight Tools on Bosque Boulevard, the off duty officer confronted a man accused of shoplifting from the store.

A witness of the incident says the suspect tried to run away, but the officer caught him and got him on the ground. He drew his service weapon and held the suspect until Waco Police arrived on the scene.

33-year-old Corey Sembera is facing theft charges for the incident.

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