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Texas man accused of assaulting H-E-B cashier with bag of lettuce and steak, police say

A man is accused of assaulting an H-E-B cashier with a bag of lettuce and a steak, according to the Leander Police Department.
A man is accused of assaulting an H-E-B cashier with a bag of lettuce and a steak, according to the Leander Police Department. (KPRC)

LEANDER, Texas – A suspect has been identified in a Sunday assault of an H-E-B cashier, according to the Leander Police Department.

A man was seen on video surveillance at the store near Austin, throwing a package of steak and a bag of lettuce at the cashier in frustration over there being a limit on meat purchases, police said.

Video surveillance showed the man walking out of the store at around 7:30 a.m. Sunday and driving away in a white Ford Fusion.