Shop robbery - level 2

Shop robbery - level 2

24-06-2014 07:00

A man entered a shop in Florida. The cashier, who was behind the counter, greeted him. She did not now that he was a criminal.

The man looked at his phone and punched the woman in the face. She fell to the ground in shock. She asked him to leave. At one point, she said that she was pregnant. However, the man took the money from the shop and left.

The woman went to hospital. Police appeal for more information.

Difficult words: cashier (somebody in a shop who receives money from the buyers), punch (to hit with your closed hand), appeal (ask).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

Have you ever been hit in the face?

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