Memorial Day robbery and assault in White Center ends in arrest
Just before 1pm on Memorial Day May 27, according to the King County Sheriff a 31 year old female entered the Zipmart 10600 BLK 16th Ave SW. She picked up an 18 pack of beer, and went out the door without paying, to the parking lot.
The owner went outside to get the beer back and the female punched him in the face knocking him to the ground.
The owner went back inside and called 911, the female followed so he locked the door with the female inside as she started grabbing more items.
Prior to deputies arriving, the suspect kicked the door breaking the glass and escaped outside.
Once the King County Sheriff deputies arrived they located the female outside, and after a bit of a struggle they were able to take the female into custody.
She was booked into King County Jail for investigation of Robbery. The case is open and forwarded to Detectives for follow-up.