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Henrico Police arrest suspect for assault on employees, officer at Starbucks

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Worku Asfaw Woldemariam (Source: Henrico Police) Worku Asfaw Woldemariam (Source: Henrico Police)
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Police have arrested a man they say attacked two women and a police officer at a Starbucks in the West End.

It happened around 5:23 a.m. Monday in the 10800 block of W. Broad Street. Police were called to the Starbucks for a report of a suspicious person outside the store. Police say the suspect ran inside and attacked the employees, causing face and head injuries. He then kicked a police officer before he was arrested.

One of the victims is at VCU Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police have charged Worku Asfaw Woldemariam with several assault charges, including malicious wounding and assault on law enforcement.

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