The following are excerpts from reports generated by the Houston Police Department:
•Christy R. Bruton, 42, of 1184 County Road 3450 in Mountain View, was cited for stealing under $500 after allegedly shoplifting from Walmart on April 23.
•Tommy W. Barton, 36, of 11411 Reed Road in Licking, was cited for stealing under $500 after allegedly shoplifting boots from Orscheln Farm and Home in Houston on March 29.
•Alisha R. Cook, 35, of 821 Dooley St. in Houston, was issued citations for peace disturbance and resisting arrest by fleeing after an incident at about 4:15 p.m. in the parking lot at Walmart.
An investigating officer reported being dispatched to the location in response to a drunk woman causing a disturbance. Upon arrival, the officer observed a woman walking out of the store staggering, while yelling and pointing at customers.
The officer stated the woman walked to his patrol car and got in the front seat. The officer asked her what was going on, but was unable to understand her reply.
The officer then spoke with a store manager at the scene, and Cook allegedly got out of the car and said she was leaving. When advised she needed to remain, she instead fled on foot.
She was apprehended nearby and taken to the Texas County Jail.