Woman reports man harassed her at Walmart - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Woman reports man harassed her at Walmart

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)

A Bono woman claims she got some unwanted spiritual advice during a recent trip to the store.

The 38-year-old woman told Jonesboro police Tuesday that she was harassed while shopping at Walmart, 1815 E. Highland.

The woman claimed an older white man approached her and began asking her “religious questions.”

The man then touched her wrist and arm, then began poking her shoulder, the initial incident report stated.

She said at one point the suspect’s hand “grazed her right breast.”

The woman told police she was able to walk away and pay for her items then leave the store.

The alleged incident happened sometime between 6:30 and 7 p.m. Friday, April 22.

Copyright 2016 KAIT. All rights reserved.

Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On your Mobile device

Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

  • Region 8 Responds

  • What would you do if someone began following you in a store, asking questions and touching you?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Tell a store manager or employee
    204 votes
    Walk away quickly
    40 votes
    Tell them off
    162 votes
    Do nothing/ignore them
    9 votes
  • Woman reports man harassed her at Walmart
Powered by Frankly