Man wanted for assaulting store employee during shoplifting attempt

Posted at 10:37 AM, Oct 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-27 10:37:37-04

Chesapeake, Va. – Chesapeake Police are looking for a man in connection to a shoplifting and assault incident that occurred in the 1500 block of Sams Circle.

Police say on September 5th, the man left a department store with nearly $125 in clothing. As he was attempting to leave the store, an employee of the business approached him. The man assaulted the employee in order to flee the area.

Anyone with information on the man’s identity is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.