The two then got into a “physical altercation,” during which the suspect stabbed the worker multiple times in the leg, police said, according to WFMY. Police said the suspect, who was not publicly identified, then ran out of the Food Lion and sped off in a Chevrolet Impala, WXII reported. The worker was hospitalized with serious injuries and is in stable condition, police told WXII.
Police have not given a possible motive for the stabbing, WGHP reported. No other information about the incident had been released as of Tuesday morning. Anyone with information is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700, Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800 or to use the Text-A-Tip Program at 336-276-1717, WFMY reported.