LEBANON, Missouri- A Lebanon Police report says that on Saturday about 8pm, officers responded to the 1800 block of South Jefferson Ave for a  theft and assault in progress.

A female suspect allegedly stole items from the store and then assaulted a loss prevention officer when the guard attempted to detain her. The woman then fled the location by car. The report says the security officer was able to get license plate information and the identity of the subject has been confirmed by police.

Police say the suspect is being mailed a citation. The report did not say if the security officer sought medical attention.