UPDATED x 4: The Hartford Police Department issued the following statement in regard to Emma’s arrest:
On June 30, 2014 at approximately 1:00pm, Hartford Police Officers were contacted by Walmart Security (asset protection) Officers regarding a potential Larceny/shoplifter. Based on the investigation by HPD, Tenille A. Dashwood, 25, of Australia and Winter Park Fl. was arrested and charged with Larceny in the 6th degree, with a referral to the Hartford Community Court. Dashwood was booked at HPD and issued a WPTA. The unpaid item for which the larceny charge was applied was an “iHome ‘Slim Swivel’ iPad mini case” color red with a value of $21.14. Mug shot attached.
UPDATED x 3: TMZ has picked up on the story. They don’t report anything new, although they do have Emma’s mug shot which you can see at the link.
UPDATED x 2: According to Courant.com, WWE Diva Emma appeared in a Hartford community court today and was ordered to do community service. Her lawyer, Hubert Santos stated that his client’s (Emma) arrest came about by a mistake. He noted that she was using the self-checkout machine at the Hartford Walmart when she bought about $30 of items, but forgot to pay for a case for an electronic device.
UPDATE: WWE sent out the following statement in regards to the previously reported arrest
“WWE is aware that Tenille Dashwood (WWE Diva Emma) was arrested for shoplifting. Ms. Dashwood is ultimately responsible for her personal actions.”
ORIGINAL: Emma, real name Tenille Dashwood, was arrested in Hartford, Connecticut (the site of RAW) last night and charged with sixth degree larceny. It’s rumored that she tried to steal an iPod case from a Hartford Walmart but that hasn’t been confirmed. It’s clear she stole something, however.
Some on the internet claimed that they saw the report on the local news. She is listed in the Hartford police arrest log, which you can find here. She is on page nine.