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.”