Walmart patron sprays cashier with Lysol over pandemic limit

Credit: Leicester Police

LEICESTER, Mass. (AP) – Police in Massachusetts are searching for a woman who they say sprayed a Walmart employee in the eyes with Lysol disinfectant.

Leicester police said in a Facebook post Monday that the unidentified woman sprayed the worker after being informed there was a limit on the number of cans she could buy.

The department says the incident took place at the town’s Walmart on March 27.

Police say the woman completed her purchase and then left in an Uber.

EMS also responded to the scene.

The department posted an image of the suspect and urged anyone with information to call (508) 892-7010 ext. 2066 or

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Posted by Leicester Police Department on Sunday, April 5, 2020

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