On Tuesday April 29th, at approximately 6:30pm, the Hillsboro Police Department received a report from Walmart on Harry Sauner Road that a white male had attempted to push a cart with merchandise out the door without paying for the items.
When approached, the suspect attempted to run and a Loss Prevention Associate was struck by the suspect. While the suspect fled on foot, officers were dispatched and the subject was located and apprehended by the police.
The suspect was found to be 27-year-old of Nicholas A. Brown of Hillsboro. Brown has been charged with robbery and is currently being held at the Highland County Justice Center.