The total offense amounts to around 1000 francs, as the Winterthur city police announced on Thursday. The police had previously been alerted by the manager of the supermarket that he had caught a shoplifter who was now trying to flee.
In the incident described, there was apparently a physical argument between the shop staff and the suspected shoplifter when he tried to flee.
In this context, the police are looking for witnesses:
People who can provide information about the incident described are asked to contact the Winterthur City Police (phone 052 267 51 52).