Lisa Smith, 46, and her son, Benny Vann, 25, were arrested by Eau Claire police at the store Thursday, the television station reported. Smith was charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and misdemeanor bail jumping. Vann was charged with lewd and lascivious behavior, disorderly conduct and retail theft. The dog, named Bo, was caught by police officers and brought to the Humane Society, WTMJ reported.
According to a news release from the Eau Claire Police Department, officers responded at 8:30 p.m. for a retail theft in progress at Walmart, WEAU reported. They found Smith in the entryway of the store, screaming and trying to catch her dog. She allegedly began pulling store displays apart and put them in her cart, WMTJ reported. When asked to leave, Smith performed karate moves in the parking lot, police said.