UPDATE: Surveillance video shows suspect punch CVS employee during robbery

Mobile County

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) —

UPDATE: 7/24/2019 10:30AM- Surveillance video shows a woman punch a CVS employee in the face as she tries to steal several cases of a drink.

The video shows the woman walk into the store around 2PM Monday, take several cases of what looks like soda and try to leave.

An employee gets in front of the suspect to block the door. That’s when the suspect becomes angry and punches the employee in the face.

Watch the video above and see if you can help Mobile Police figure out who this woman is. 

ORIGINAL STORY (7/23) — An employee was injured while trying to stop a robbery at a CVS in Mobile Monday afternoon. Mobile Police officers responded to the CVS at 3100 Dauphin Island Parkway around 2 p.m. Police say a woman walked into the story with her face covered with a towel, taking a couple of cases of what looked like soda.

According to police, an employee tried to stop the woman by stepping in front of her, but she punched the employee and shoved her, hitting her in the face

Mobile Police say the woman left with the store with the items, but when she tried to get into the car she came in, the driver left her in the parking lot. The woman then walked away from the store.

Police say the employee was minorly injured. The investigation is ongoing.

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