Cashier Attacked, Pepper Spray and Alleged Possible Hate Crime at the Petworth Safeway Sunday Afternoon

by Prince Of Petworth March 27, 2016 at 2:13 pm 28 Comments

3830 Georgia Ave, NW

Readers tweeted @PoPville just before 1pm Sunday:

“don’t go to Georgia Avenue Safeway right now – someone sprayed pepper spray and the whole place is full of it”

“Some girl started beating on a female cashier, manager broke it up, pepper spray, attacker ran out.”

“Petworth Safeway a shitshow right now. Mace sprayed in a checkout line? Had my back turned & didn’t see anything.”

“cashier attacked, possibly hate crime motivated”

“cashier targeted had some sort of head scarf, assailant targeted her and walked out. Nothing stolen.”


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