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Pasco Man Caught Shoplifting at Ranch & Home

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KENNEWICK, Wash. - A Pasco man is in jail after trying to steal items from the Ranch & Home store, Wednesday evening.

Police say Justin N. Barrett, 22, attempted to steal an electronic scale at the Kennewick store.

One of the store's Loss Prevention staff confronted Barret and he threatened the employee with a taser. Barret then fled on foot, dropping the stolen item in the process.

Barret was arrested by police shortly after near Clearwater Avenue and Union. He was booked into the Benton County Jail for 2nd degree assault.