HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBS) — Disturbing video out of North Jersey shows a woman being assaulted inside a Staples store after allegedly asking another customer to put on a face mask. It happened Wednesday in Hackensack.
The victim was using a fax machine when the suspect walked in with her mask pulled below her mouth.READ MORE: Several People Rescued, Cars Stranded Following Overnight Storms And Flash Flooding Across Region
When the victim allegedly asked the woman to cover up, the suspect grabbed the victim’s cane and threw her to the ground.
“She wasn’t wearing it either. She was wearing it below her chin and I said you really should put on your mask and she proceeded to curse at me,” the victim said.READ MORE: Tredyffrin/Easttown School District Meeting On New Race Curriculum Draws Full House
The victim says she just recently had liver transplant surgery.
She suffered a fractured left tibia in the attack.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Officer Opens Fire On 2 Armed Men In West Mount Airy
Police are still looking for the suspect.