Central Bakersfield

Police: Shoplifter used pepper spray on 7-Eleven clerk

Police: Shoplifter used pepper spray on 7-Eleven clerk
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Police are looking for a woman who allegedly sprayed a store clerk in the dace with pepper spray during a robbery.

The robbery occurred Oct. 1 at a 7-Eleven on Chester Lane, police said Thursday. The woman seen in surveillance photos tried shoplifting food and attacked the 7-Eleven employee after she was confronted, according to police.

Anyone who knows the woman in the photos is asked to call Detective Damacio Diaz at (661) 326-3871.