September 22, 2023

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Buyer threatens Walmart automobile mechanic with knife

A 49-yr-outdated Hillside person allegedly threatened to get rid of an vehicle mechanic at the Walmart at 1300 Desplaines Ave. on the morning of Nov. 28.

The alleged offender arrived at the store’s automotive section at around 7 a.m. and questioned for an oil adjust. The sufferer processed the ask for and went to assist a different purchaser. The guy yelled at the victim, and the two allegedly obtained into an argument. The stability cameras captured the alleged offender pulling out a pocketknife. The victim stated that the Hillside gentleman threatened to get rid of him, at which position the target walked absent and known as the retail outlet supervisor.

When arrived at by way of text messages, the alleged offender acknowledged that he argued with the target and pulled out a knife but claimed that it was in self-protection. He declined to occur to the police station, stating that he didn’t have time.