Man Accused of Stabbing Waterbury Walmart Worker After She Scanned His Milk, Informed Him Value – NBC Connecticut

Waterbury police have arrested a person who’s accused of stabbing a Walmart worker after she scanned the milk he needed to purchase and informed him how a lot it value.

Emergency crews have been referred to as to the Walmart on Wolcott Road round 12:17 p.m. on Sunday after getting a report of an assault. Police mentioned it was reported {that a} retailer cashier was stabbed by a person and each have been on scene.

Authorities mentioned they later realized {that a} male buyer, recognized as 40-year-old Hichman Asfir, of Stamford, assaulted a 19-year-old feminine cashier.

In accordance with investigators, the cashier scanned a gallon of milk for Asfir and informed him the whole amount of cash due.

After she informed him, authorities mentioned Asfir walked across the register, grabbed the cashier by her hair and stabbed her with a folding knife on the facet of her head. After stabbing the cashier, Asfir dropped the knife and sat down, they added.

The cashier suffered a puncture wound behind her left ear, police mentioned. She was transported by ambulance to Saint Mary’s Hospital the place she is in secure situation.

The folding knife that Asfir used within the stabbing was recovered by officers, officers mentioned. It was seized and logged into proof.

Asfir was taken into custody with out incident. He’s dealing with prices together with assault and breach of peace. Asfir was held on a $500,000 bond pending arraignment in court docket.

Investigators mentioned the cashier informed them she didn’t know Asfir.

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