On July 2 at about 4:45 p.m., Santa Monica police officers responded to Nordstrom at 220 Broadway regarding theft suspects in custody.

According to loss-prevention agents, the suspects were observed selecting merchandise from the sales floor and concealing the items in their bags.

Both suspects exited the store without paying for the merchandise. They were detained by loss-prevention agents.

Approximately $284 worth of merchandise was recovered. Nordstrom was desirous of prosecution.

Naja Monique Bood, 18, of Los Angeles, was booked and later released on a citation for petty theft. The other suspect was a juvenile.

Note: Crime Watch is culled from reports provided by the Santa Monica Police Department. These are arrests only. All parties are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.