Walmart Employee Stabbed in Washington
OLYMPIA – August 14, 2018
A man stubbed a Walmart employee in Olympia, Washington, local media reports.
The incident happened shortly after 2 a.m. Monday while the employee was on break. Lacey police Det. Jon Mason said the suspect approached the man, accused him of being involved with the suspect’s wife or girlfriend and then stabbed him.
The victim was taken to Providence St. Peter Hospital and is expected to recover, Mason said. He told police he did not know the suspect.
The 47-year-old suspect was arrested on suspicion of first-degree assault and booked into the Thurston County jail, according to the jail log.