A shoplifter identified as Adrian Kramer used a hatchet to cut off the ear of a Fred Meyer security guard. The hatchet was pulled out of the shoplifter's waistband. They swung the hatchet and chopped off almost all of the ear. The security guard was rushed to a Oregon Health and Science University in Portland to reattach the ear.

Adrian Kramer is wanted for investigation of first-degree assault and third-degree theft.