PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are searching for a suspect who threw hot coffee onto a Wawa employee in Northeast Philadelphia.

Wawa Suspect

Police are searching for a suspect who threw hot coffee onto a Wawa employee. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

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Police say the suspect was involved with a verbal altercation with the 30-year-old employee at the Wawa on 1300 East Erie Ave. on Oct. 13 around 2 p.m.

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Police say that during the dispute, the suspect threw hot coffee onto the man, causing injuries.

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The entire incident was caught on video.

Police say the suspect fled the area in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a black male, wearing glasses, a dark-colored Yankees cap, gray shirt and gray pants.

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Anyone with information is asked to call police.