Man arrested after stabbing clerk at Waterbury Walmart

WATERBURY, CT (WFSB) – a man is in custody after police say he stabbed a female clerk at a native Walmart over the weekend.

Police pointed out it took place around 12:15 Sunday afternoon at the Walmart on Wolcott street in Waterbury.

40-year-ancient Hichman Asfir of Stamford gave the milk he desired to buy to the female cashier, who, in turn, scanned it and recommended him of the rate he owed her.

as a substitute of purchasing the milk, Asfir walked around the counter and grabbed the 19-12 months-old girl by means of the hair before stabbing her in the back of her left ear with a folding knife.

because the cashier fell to the ground, Asfir dropped the knife and lightly sat down except the police arrived and took him into custody with out incident.

The sufferer changed into taken to St. Mary’s hospital with non lifestyles threatening injuries.

officials say that Asfir isn’t regularly occurring to the sufferer.

Asfir turned into charged with first diploma assault and second diploma breach of peace.

he is being held on $500,000 bond unless his arraignment.