In Khimki, Russia, a robber attacked two employees of a mobile phone store. After stealing the money from the register, he hits the female employee in the face. The robber then locks the employees in a small room off the office and continues to steal other electronics from the store. Police did eventually arrest the suspect, who had the money and merchandise in his residence.
Over in Qinhuangdao City, China, an intoxicated man was causing a scene at a restaurant. He retrieved a cleaver from the kitchen and entered the dining room, ready to attack the employees. Fortunately, an off-duty police officer happened to be at one of the tables and was able to subdue the suspect until others could get the cleaver out of his hand.