Police: Woman spit on ShopRite employee’s shirt following shoplifting incident

Police in Brooklawn, Camden County say a woman was arrested after allegedly walking out of a ShopRite with various items without paying for them, spitting on an employee’s shirt, and striking a second man with her vehicle.

News 12 Staff

Apr 14, 2020, 10:34 AM

Updated 1,462 days ago

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Police in Brooklawn, Camden County say a woman was arrested after allegedly walking out of a ShopRite with various items without paying for them, spitting on an employee’s shirt, and striking a second man with her vehicle.
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The incident happened back on April 12 when police responded to a report of shoplifting at the ShopRite. 
According to police, Alycia D. Roman, 37, of Camden, was arrested on charges of robbery, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, shoplifting and violation of the emergency orders. 
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Police say store employees followed Roman to her vehicle after she allegedly walked out of the store with multiple items without paying for them.
When one employee tried to get the items back, Roman argued with him and allegedly spit on his shirt. 
Police say the woman then drove in reverse, allegedly striking another employee, and as she drove away, the second man had to jump out of the way to avoid being struck again.
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