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Trio allegedly tried to steal Make-A-Wish donation box from Louisville Walmart

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Paige Horton (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Paige Horton (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville woman has been arrested after police say she and two others tried to steal a Make-A-Wish donation box.

According to an arrest report, the incident took place at the Walmart on Shelbyville Road, near N. English Station Road, on Tuesday, shortly after 11 p.m.

Police say 21-year-old Paige N. Horton and two others had the Make-A-Wish donation box in a vehicle, when a customer realized what was happening and grabbed the box.

Horton's two accomplices took off in the vehicle, leaving Horton behind in the parking lot.

The customer then flagged down an officer, who began questioning Horton. According to an arrest report, Horton began screaming and swearing at the officer.

Horton was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct -- a misdemeanor.

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