Flying Can of Soybeans Hits Woman in Face Inside Bronx Supermarket

Police are searching for the man who threw the can, intended for another person he was arguing with

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    Police are looking for a Bronx supermarket customer who chucked a can of soybeans into a woman's face when he missed his intended target during an argument inside the store.

    The suspect was inside the Compare Food Store at 2080 White Plains Road at about 1:30 p.m. on April 13 in Pelham Parkway when he got into an argument with another man, police say.

    The suspect threw a can of soybeans in the man's direction but missed him and the can instead hit another shopper, a 69-year-old woman, in the face.

    The woman was taken to Einstein Hospital with swelling to her eye.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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