Police in Florida’s panhandle are trying to identify a man who punched a pregnant woman in the face during a robbery.
The robbery happened Wednesday afternoon at a Boost Mobile store in Pensacola. Police said the man entered the store two times. It was on his second visit to the store that he punched the woman who was working at the register in the face, knocking her to the floor.
WEAR, the ABC affiliate in Pensacola, reported that the woman was pregnant. She was taken to a hospital to be treated for a broken nose, but she and the baby were expected to be OK.
UPDATE 3:45 p.m.: The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office served an warrant for robbery and battery on Vincent Lavon Johnson this afternoon for a robbery that occurred May 28 at Happy Nick’s Store on Palafox Street.