From staff reports
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The crime occurred at 4:10 a.m. Feb. 19, at the Village Pantry, 904 W. Jefferson St.
The clerk told police that a white female came behind the counter of the store and pushed him to the ground. The female then took cigarettes from the store without paying and left driving a silver vehicle, KPD Maj. Brian Seldon reported.
The woman was captured on the store’s surveillance video, which police released in hopes someone will recognize the woman.
She is described as standing about 5 feet 8 inches tall with a stocky build and red hair. She was wearing blue jeans and a dark shirt. The store employee reported minor injuries and refused medical treatment.
Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact the Kokomo Police Department at 765-459-5101, Detective Launa Hunt at 765-456-7369, or the Kokomo Police Department Hotline at 765-456-7017.