Assault by stapler? Deputies say customer threw one at Rowan store clerk


Picture above courtesy of the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office


On Friday August 2nd at about 1:15PM a female customer entered the Rushco Store, on Long Ferry Road, near I-85, and became upset with the store clerk over a fuel purchase. The white female suspect assaulted the store clerk by throwing a stapler at the clerk. The suspect left in a blue colored Honda before deputies arrived. The stores security video captured the assault and the suspect. An image from the security video of the suspect is attached.

Anyone with information concerning this suspect is asked to contact Lt. C. Moose (704) 216-8687 or Sgt. J. Nelson at (704) 216-8700.

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