A 43-year-old woman from Portage la Prairie is facing charges after a disturbance on October 28.

Portage la Prairie RCMP responded to a call from a business in the 100 block of Saskatchewan Avenue West of a theft in progress at 8:13 p.m.

Officers were reportedly informed that three people were involved. However, two people were found not to have committed an offence. The 43-year-old suspect from Portage la Prairie tried to flee and caused a disturbance inside the store.

Police apprehended the woman, and the stolen property was located when she was searched.

She faces charges of Theft Under $5,000, Causing a Disturbance and Resisting Arrest.

She was released to appear in court at a later date. 

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