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Default Whole Foods Worker Sacked For Stopping Shoplifter...

On Dec 29, 12:39*pm, "Dave Bugg" wrote:
Gregory Morrow wrote:
[the most "interesting" part of this particular drama is that the dude
stashed away almost ___$350.00___ worth of vittles in a shopping
bag...but it IS Whole Paycheck, after all...]

Grocery worker fired for stopping shoplifter

by Dave Gershman | The Ann Arbor News
Thursday December 27, 2007, 8:15 AM


Schultz said he was called to the store's office the next day, on
Christmas Eve, and was fired because he violated a company policy
prohibiting employees from having any physical contact with a

Kate Klotz, a company spokesperson, said the policy is clear and
listed in a booklet that all employees have to acknowledge that they
received before they can start work.

"The fact that he touched him, period, is means for termination," said

Since when is a thief considered a 'customer'? Schultz was affecting the
apprehension of a criminal, he wasn't manhandling grandma selecting the best
bunch of bannanas in the fruit aisle.

Or manhandling grandDAUGHTER trying to choose among the various fair
trade chocolate bars in the candy aisle.