PD: Clerk slashes customer after fight over sale of 1 cigarette - WFSB 3 Connecticut

PD: Clerk slashes customer after fight over sale of 1 cigarette

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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A clerk was arrested for slashing a customer after an argument over the cigarette sales outside a store in Hartford on Sunday afternoon.

Officers were called to the MBA Super Deli at 99 New Britain Ave. around noon. Upon arrival, police determined that the store clerk, 30-year-old Victor Parry got into a fight with a customer after the customer asked to buy one cigarette.

The two started fighting outside of the store that's when police said Parry slashed him.

The unidentified customer suffered lacerations to left hand, shoulder, elbow, police said. The customer was taken to the hospital and police did not release his condition.

Clerk and customer got into argument after the customer tried to

Parry, 30, was arrested and charged with second-degree assault and breach of peace.

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