Detectives Working to Identify Shoplifter who Attacked Female Tool Store Employee
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Madison Precinct detectives need your help in identifying the shoplifter who on Monday struck an 18-year-old female employee of Northern Tool’s Gallatin Pike N store on the head with the bladed part of an edging tool as she tried to stop him from stealing the tool and a chainsaw. After hitting the employee with the tool, he punched her several times in the face to ensure his getaway. Luckily, doctors determined that the employee was not critically injured.
The shoplifter and the tattoo on his left arm are pictured in the attached photos. Anyone knowing him is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.