Police want the public’s help as they search for a man accused of pepper-spraying an 80-year-old woman at Walmart in in Mount Sterling.
On Sunday, a man reportedly shoplifted several items from the store and pepper-sprayed an employee when she tried to stop him, according to police. A woman who was with the man is accused of being an accomplice and providing the pepper spray.
The two suspects left in a maroon minivan with Oklahoma plates, according to police.
Anyone with information related to the case can call police at 859-498-8899 or 859-498-8720.