Store associate noticed size of suspects purse keep growing and growing. Associate assumed she had been stealing. LP officer was alerted and sweeped the floor. Suspect was apprehended and taken to back room LP office. Suspects bag was searched and a myriad of merchandise was uncovered. Suspect then offered to pay for damages. LP officer denied and stripped suspect due to hypothesis the clothes being worn were also stolen. Matters were then handled locally, and suspects images uploaded to store theft database. Evidence logged on Dec 14, 2016.