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Deputies: Suspect punched store manager after being caught stealing

Posted at 12:32 PM, Nov 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-27 12:39:31-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Deputies are searching for a man that was caught on camera punching a store owner in the face after he and another suspect were confronted for stealing.

According to the Leon County Sheriff's Office, the suspects entered the Speedy Mart on Jackson Bluff around 6 p.m. on Sunday and left without paying for some items.

Deputies say when the suspects were confronted by the manager, one of them punched him in the face.

If you know them, or have any information, please contact Detective Hernandez at (850) 606-3300.

To remain anonymous and possibly be eligible for a cash reward, please call Big Bend Crime Stoppers at (850) 574-TIPS (8477).