Suspect struggles with employee, steals phone from Walmart

Incident occurred Nov. 15 in 8900 block of W. Military Dr

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police Department and Crime Stoppers want the public’s assistance in tracking down the person responsible for an aggravated robbery.

The incident occurred Wednesday, Nov. 15 at a Walmart located in the 8900 block of West Military Drive.

According to police, the suspect entered the store and asked an employee to view a new cell phone. When the employee placed the cell phone near the register, the suspect then walked behind the employee and a struggle ensued for the phone. 

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Police said the suspect threatened to kill the employee if they did not release the phone. The suspect then fled the scene.

Anyone with any knowledge of the robbery is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (210) 224-STOP.

Tips can also be texted to CRIMES (274637) or by visiting the Crime Stoppers website.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

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