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Youngstown police search for violent shoplifting suspect

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Youngstown police are still looking for a shoplifter who punched a store manager in the eye before fleeing the scene.

It happened Friday morning at the Family Dollar on Gypsy Lane.

The store's manager tells police she saw the subject attempt to steal a c.d.

When she confronted him, he allegedly punched her in the eye.

Witnesses attempted to detain the suspect before he was able to break free and flee the store on foot.

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