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Woman banished from shopping at Walmart

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Updated: 9/27/2013 9:38 pm
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. -- An unusual punishment for a suspected thief.

A judge banished a women from a Bartlesville Walmart on Thursday.

Washington County court records show Chrystal Blex was caught stealing DVDs from a Bartlesville store by employees.

Still, she was able to make it to her vehicle where she took off. Court records show she's accused of trying to run over an employee during her escape.

Officers were able to track Blex down a short time later and she was arrested.

The suspect told officers she stole the DVDs because she had fallen on tough times.

Blex faces charges ranging from shoplifting to assault with a deadly weapon.
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Barbie - 10/11/2013 10:52 AM
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Dixxi, it's "thief" not "theif"....GEEZ, please go back to school.

MO32006 - 10/6/2013 12:18 PM
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A women? Shouldn't it say a woman? Jeez.

dixxi - 9/28/2013 10:39 AM
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that isnt unusual geeze. I was banned from Winn Dixi when I stole food for my family. (im no longer a theif). I would ban anyone from my store if they stole from me.

izaak1307 - 9/28/2013 9:29 AM
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How is this unusual? I was a loss prevention manager at Walmart and we banned many customers for less. All you have to do it get caught twice and you get banned. Try to run someone over will definitely get you banned.
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