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Man Allegedly Swings at Security Guard While Taking $1,000 in Merchandise
Man Allegedly Swings at Security Guard While Taking $1,000 in Merchandise

A Springfield man has been arrested after trying to assault a security guard after stealing more than $1,000 in clothing.

Police say Shantonyo Naudain, 25, tried to steal the clothes from Macy’s, but loss prevention caught up with him in the parking lot. Naudain allegedly swung at an officer but missed, and security guards chased him through subdivisions and strip malls in the area.

Naudain will be charged with Theft Over $300 and Aggravated Assault.