Fight breaks out in Walmart when customer takes down ‘drunk shoplifter hitting parked car’ before entering store
- The wild video footage begins as an employee seen in the store’s signature blue vest tries to avoid leaving a store in Federal Way, Washington.
- He tells the employee to “back up” as he approaches the exit carrying an unknown item
- “Put that down before I knock you out,” another customer in a white shirt tells the drunk man
- Police Chief Kurt Schwan told KCPQ the incident first started in the parking lot when the drunk man allegedly drove a parked car
- He then casually walked into the store without acknowledging the wreckage
A drunken Walmart shoplifter in Washington state who allegedly hit a parked car before entering the store was caught on video being knocked to the ground after another customer confronted him.
The wild video footage begins as an employee seen in the store’s signature blue vest at a Walmart in Federal Way, Washington trying to keep the unmasked man from leaving the store.
He tells the employee to “back up” as he approaches the exit carrying an unknown item.
“You better put that down before I knock you out,” another customer in a white shirt tells the drunk man in a dark top.
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A customer, in white, approached a shoplifting man and ordered him to drop the merchandise. When the drunk man went to collect it, the other customer kicked it out of his hands
The men are called to ‘stop the fight’ while the customer pounds the drunk man
Another customer went to pick up the item the drunk man allegedly shoplifted after it was kicked out of his hands
The drunk man tries to swing to the other customer, but is quickly brought to the ground
The alleged shoplifter was arrested on multiple charges after leaving the store
The drunk man drops what he is wearing as the two raise their fists and begin to circle each other.
Before the blows begin, the drunken man picks up the merchandise he was trying to steal – which is kicked out of his hands by the other customer.
Employees are heard yelling at the men to ‘stop the fight’ while the customer pounds the drunk man – who tries to swing at him but is quickly taken to the ground.
A store guard then taps the other customer to get rid of the man.
A store guard then taps on the other customer to get rid of the man who then backs off
The guard then makes sure that both men are okay after the Walmart brawl
DailyMail.com has contacted the Federal Way Police Department for more information and additional comments.
Told police commander Kurt Schwan KCPQ that the incident first started in the parking lot when the drunk man allegedly drove into a parked car, but casually walked into the store without acknowledging that the wreckage had happened.
Further investigation revealed [the suspect] had entered the company and tried to shoplift when confronted by store employees, ”Schwan told the outlet.
[The suspect] reportedly threatened to attack anyone who touched him and that’s when a 21-year-old male community member intervened and confronted [him]A physical disagreement ensued. ‘
He walked out of the store and was immediately arrested by officers waiting for him. The man, whose identity has not been revealed, was charged with a DUI, hit and run and attempted theft, KCPQ reported.
That 21-year-old shopper who had a fight with the drunk man reportedly got a cut on his hand.