Alleged shoplifter dies after chase
Police say the incident happened on the street at the intersection of McCowan Road and Lawrence Avenue around 10 p.m.
Published Saturday, December 29, 2012 6:28PM EST
Last Updated Saturday, December 29, 2012 6:37PM EST
A 51-year-old Kitchener man has died following an incident at the Food Basics on Highland Road.
Police say the man was seen stealing groceries.
A security guard and another employee tried to arrest the man, but he ran out of the store.
Witnesses say the security guard was chasing the man when he suddenly collapsed.
His body has been sent to a Hamilton hospital for an autopsy.