2 charged with stabbing South Austin Walmart employee
An Austin Walmart employee was seriously injured when police say he tried to stop a robbery.
The incident happened on Thursday evening at the Walmart, in the Southpark Meadows area off I-35 and Slaughter Lane.
According to an arrest affidavit, two Walmart employees, Gilbert Delacruz and Chris Legg, saw Shawn Adam Harvey (pictures left) put on Walmart clothes and begin to walk out the door. He was with another man, Jeffrey Dean Daulton (pictured right).
Harvey and Daulton attacked the two employees when they tried to stop them, the affidavit said.
It says Daulton pulled a knife and stabbed Legg in head, arm and abdomen then they ran from the store.
Legg and Delacruz caught them after a brief chase.
Harvey and Daulton are charged with Aggravated Robbery, a first degree felony
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