Walmart security cameras on lockdown in San Antonio

Posted by The Associated Press on Monday, August 29, 2018 12:32:01A security camera installed at a Walmart store in San Antonios, Texas, is on lockdown after video footage allegedly showed someone trying to grab a Walmart employee’s gun.

The store was open for business on Sunday afternoon when the security camera caught the suspect trying to snatch a handgun from a customer.

The suspect was identified as 29-year-old Joseph Hernandez, of San Antonio.

Hernandez was charged with theft and attempted theft, according to police.

Hicks said the security footage was recorded at about 6 p.m.

Sunday and was posted to YouTube.

Walmart has said the footage is real and that the man did not try to steal merchandise.

Hills said the suspect also was wearing a shirt that read “I’m here for you.”