Hasselhoff theft worker injured
Tuesday 20th August 2013, 7:50PM BST.
A convenience-store clerk has been critically injured trying to stop the theft of two signs featuring images of actor David Hasselhoff, police in Connecticut have confirmed.
Authorities said the 36-year-old clerk at a Cumberland Farms store in Shelton saw a man put the signs into an SUV shortly after 1am on Tuesday.
According to police, the worker was struck and dragged by the SUV, and landed on his head.
Police say the clerk is hospitalised in a critical condition and authorities are looking for the suspects.
The employee’s name has not been released.
Hasselhoff starred in the TV shows Baywatch and Knight Rider.
The signs featuring him advertise iced coffee.
Cumberland Farms officials say more than 500 of them have been stolen from stores in several states in recent months.