A Hephzibah man was arrested on shoplifting charges in North Augusta Saturday night.
According to a North Augusta Department of Public Safety report, Sean Albert Malenfant, 33, of the 1600 block of Brown Road, was arrested and charged with shoplifting and resisting arrest at the Kmart at 310 E. Martintown Road.
An employee called police after she saw a man place two jackets inside a box while he was inside the store, the report says. When the employee and an officer attempted to stop the shoplifter, he tried to flee. Two police officers had to use force to take him into custody.