An apparent shoplifting attempt at the CVS store in Rheem Center May 17 grew into something much more serious when a store employee attempted to stop a San Francisco woman police say was shoplifting items from the store.
As mentioned on this site’s Facebook page as the incident unfolded, police were called to the center at 9:42 p.m. that evening in response to reports of a man and woman fighting there.
Officers determined that the woman, identified as Seana Nordman, 26, from San Francisco, had allegedly been attempting to steal items from the store when the employee confronted her and a struggle ensued.
During the course of the struggle the woman allegedly produced a knife and attempted to stab the employee, who was able to disarm her.
Police arrested the woman on robbery and assault with a deadly weapon charges and gave her a ride to county jail.