A security guard working at an Apple Store in New York was stabbed on Friday night after requesting that a customer comply with the store’s Covid policies.
According to Newsweek, police said that the incident occurred “following a dispute over wearing a mask inside the store” located at 401 West 14th Street in Manhattan.
Police told Newsweek that the guard was stabbed once in the arm and once in the forehead.
The 37-year-old guard, who has not been publicly identified was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
“Tonight, workers with a cleaning company literally just finished up cleaning out the trail of blood that was still left in this Apple store for several hours after the stabbing happened,” NBC