A juvenile was banned from the Outlet Collection mall in Auburn after police say she tried unsuccessfully to steal using a foil-lined bag to defeat security sensors.

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A girl who lined a shopping bag with aluminum foil in a failed effort to defeat security measures at the Outlet Collection Seattle was banned from the mall on Monday, according to police.

Auburn police said the juvenile was caught shoplifting at one of the stores in the 1100 block of Outlet Collection Way Southwest around 1:40 p.m. and was reported to police.

She tried to run, but was quickly caught, police said. Police said in a blotter post that the girl “was carrying a shopping bag lined with foil to defeat security sensors.”

The stolen merchandise was returned to the store and the girl was released, police said.