Pepper spray discharged at Sam’s Club in Bluefield

Scott Barry, the manager at Sam’s Club in Bluefield, Va confirms that two young women entered Sam’s Club and discharged pepper spray on a Sam’s Club associate this evening. The two women then fled the store in a vehicle with unknown license plates.

Immediately following the incident, Sam’s Club made an announcement to all customers in the building that pepper spray had been discharged. All doors were opened immediately and other cleanup efforts were put into effect.

The Bluefield, Va Police Department is investigating. Barry says video footage is being pulled to be analyzed by police.

The Bluefield, Va Rescue Squad was called to help the victim who is expected to be okay.

 

Rachel Anderson

Rachel Anderson

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