Man arrested after allegedly shoplifting, ditching gun as he ran away

KENNEWICK, WA- Kennewick Police arrested 24-year-old Chance Fristed for allegedly shoplifting at Walmart and on a weapons violation.

Police released a surveillance image from the store after they claim Fristed stole and then jumped over a fence into the Canyon Lakes neighborhood. Officers say Fristed ditched a handgun in bushes nearby.

He was booked into the Benton County Jail.

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