GLEN BURNIE, Md. (WJZ) — A Spirit Halloween employee was assaulted and nearly run over when she confronted two shoplifting suspects Sunday in Glen Burnie, Anne Arundel County Police said.
Officers responded to the incident around 2:30 p.m. at the store on East Ordnance Road. The employee told them two women assaulted her when she confronted them for shoplifting.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Mild Saturday, With Temps Dropping Sunday
When the duo left the business and got into a car, the driver reportedly tried to hit the employee with the car before hitting an unoccupied vehicle and fleeing.READ MORE: Health Officials Urge Vaccination & Boosters As COVID-19 Rate Rises, Omicron Arrives In Maryland
Police said the two were in a silver Acura with two others inside, a man and a juvenile boy.MORE NEWS: Maryland Has Three Confirmed Cases Of The Omicron Variant Of COVID-19, Hogan Says
Police ask anyone with information in the case to call 410-222-4700.