SAN ANTONIO -- An employee was stabbed at a north-east side Walmart late Tuesday.
The stabbing happened just after 11 p.m. at the store located in the 1400 block of Austin Highway.
Police said the loss prevention officer noticed a suspicious man who appeared to be shoplifting. When the employee confronted the man, he pulled out a box cutter and stabbed him according to investigators.
The employee was taken to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police said the suspect was known to employees, who have had issues with him in the past.
A search was conducted at a nearby motel where the suspect was known to have stayed, but he was not located.