Police Say Woman Wanted Free Candy From Store, Hit Store Employee When She Didn’t Get it

Orange

ORANGE, Conn. (WTNH)- Orange Police officers arrested a woman after they say she got mad a Halloween store wasn’t giving out free candy, and hit the employee. 32-year-old Marsha Rancy of New Haven was charged with 3rd degree assault and risk of injury to a minor for the incident that happened back on October 31.

Police say Rancy was at the SpookyTown Halloween store on Racebrook Road with a child and bought a Halloween costume. Police say Rancy asked the worker if the store was giving out free candy for Halloween, and when the employee said there was no free candy, Rancy got upset. Police say that’s when Rancy demanded a refund for the costume she just bought, but the store employee stated the store didn’t give refunds. Police say that’s when Rancy became so angry she hit the employee. Police say another customer stepped in to calm things down, and Rancy left the store.

Police found Rancy a short time later and arrested her.

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s