A Montgomery woman slipped “multiple items” from Menards into her purse and tried to leave the home improvement store without paying for them, but she was caught and detained by security guards, police said.

Officers were dispatched to the 2524 W. Jefferson St. store about 8 p.m. Monday, police said.

The officers were sent to investigate a report of a retail theft, Joliet police Sgt. Darrell Gavin said in an email.

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