SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police in South San Francisco have arrested a woman who allegedly stuffed her purse full of fish in a market and punched an employee Wednesday evening.
Nataly Stephanie Caicedo, 19, of San Bruno walked into Pacific Supermarket at 1015 El Camino Real and put several fresh fish products into her purse at around 5:45 p.m., Sgt. Bruce McPhillips said.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
Store employees saw Caicedo taking the items on video surveillance and confronted her as she approached the store exit, McPhillips said.
Caicedo denied having any unpaid merchandise in her purse and punched a store employee who was preventing her from leaving the store, according to police.READ MORE: Thousands In Bay Area Still Without Power Following Bomb Cyclone, Atmospheric River
Police responded and took Caicedo into custody. She was arrested for robbery and taken to San Mateo County jail.
The stolen items were returned to the store, McPhillips said.MORE NEWS: Alameda County Board of Supervisors To Take Key Vote On Oakland A's Waterfront Ballpark
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