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Shoplifters at California J.C. Penney Caught Brawling With Security in Video

by Connor Mannion /

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Two suspected shoplifters were caught on camera brawling with a security guard at a J.C. Penney store in California.

The fracas erupted on Monday after a loss prevention agent spotted the female suspects allegedly stealing jewelry, said Sgt. Mark Hudson of the Fresno Police Department.

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"This agent was actually struck and bitten by one of the suspects, so that turns this into a robbery," he said, according to NBC affiliate KSEE.

Police are now looking for the suspects, who made off with about $180 worth of jewelry. They are believed to be ages 21 and 41.

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