VIDEO: Clerk clobbered by angry customer in beer sale dispute
TAMPA, Fla. (CBS12) —
Police in Tampa are looking for a man who decked a store clerk who refused to sell him beer after hours.
The incident is caught on camera.
Tampa Police initially shared a portion of the video, but later released the entire clip on YouTube at the request of the victim.
The video shows a man getting into the face of the 63-year-old clerk after the clerk told the man he couldn't buy alcohol after 3 a.m.
Police said the clerk told him to leave the store when the man punched him in the face. The clerk fell to the ground. He got back to his feet as the man left the store.
The clerk suffered bruising to his face.
Call Tampa Police at 813-231-6130 if you recognize the attacker.