Men set off fireworks inside Walmart in theft attempt
HOUSTON (KTRK) -- A group of men tried to steal some TVs from a Walmart, and authorities say planned a distraction method.
The disturbance broke out at about 2:30pm Monday at the Walmart on FM 1960 at Eldridge Parkway. According to the Harris County Sheriff's Office, three male suspects set off some fireworks inside the store, in an effort to cause a distraction while they stole big screen TVs.
One male is in custody. Deputies are looking for two more suspects. As of Monday afternoon, charges had yet to be filed.
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