Williston police officer, several Walmart employees pepper sprayed by shoplifter

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WILLISTON, N.D. Williston police say they responded to a report of shoplifting at Walmart Tuesday.

When they arrived, they tried to detain a juvenile girl, who then sprayed one of the officers, and several employees with pepper spray.

An ambulance was called to treat those injured.

The girl was cited with two counts of assault, shoplifting, resisting arrest and simple assault on a peace officer.