Ohio Woman Sets Fire in South Euclid Wal-Mart, Steals a Bike

Earlier this week, we wrote about the worst Wal-Mart in America which, by all accounts, happens to be located right here in sunny northeast Ohio.

Today, another area Wal-Mart is in the news after a woman allegedly set fire to a clothing rack at the South Euclid branch, then stole a bike while employees attempted to extinguish the fames.

Cleveland.com's Ryllie Danylko reports: 

The small fire started about 11:45 a.m. Friday at Warrensville Center Road store, according to a police report.

The flames were quickly extinguished, and no one was hurt.

A surveillance video showed the woman standing near a children's pajama clearance rack, police said. The woman quickly walked away as the pajamas caught fire.

She then went to the front of the store and grabbed a blue bike.

She left the store with the bike when store employees were distracted by the fire.

Anyone with information is asked to kindly contact the authorities at  216-381-1234.

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Alaina Nutile is the Web Editor who oversees all digital content and social media initiatives for Cleveland Scene Magazine and Detroit Metro Times. Before joining the staff in June 2013, she interned at Business Insider in New York City, and at La Hora in Quito, Ecuador. Alaina is a graduate of Kalamazoo College...
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