Customer Slaps Best Buy Employee When Asked To Show Receipt Before Leaving Store
Latoya Greenwood didn’t like being asked to show a receipt before leaving a St. Louis Best Buy, and her husband was enraged.
Police say she began shouting obscenities at the 61-year-old Fairview Heights Best Buy employee at the exit door. Her husband got into the act and smacked the man across the face, sending him down to the ground while his wife didn’t flinch and kept the curse words flying.
The husband, 39-year-old Hickey Thompson, is charged with felony aggravated battery and is held on $20,000 bond. Greenwood is charged with disorderly conduct.
As for the 61-year-old victim, he was treated at the store and declined to go to the hospital.