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Woman tears up Target pharmacy in Portland

‘If her prescription ain’t ready, you gonna get the stick’: Woman, 21, attacks Target pharmacy with a metal pole and causes $10,000 worth of damage

  • On Wednesday Ashley Daniel, 21, destroyed a Target pharmacy in Oregon 
  • Daniel jumped over the pharmacy counter and started to destroy the store
  • She pushed shelves holding hundreds of medication to the ground and used a metal pole to bash the equipment in the store
  • The incident was caught on video at the Portland Target around 11.27am
  • Police were called and she was arrested ‘without incident’ 
  • She faces charges of criminal mischief, burglary and disorderly conduct 
  • Target estimates the damage to total over $100,000 
  • Daniel had been living on the streets for the past five years, according to 2017 court documents 

Oregon woman Ashley Daniel, 21, was arrested on Wednesday for destroying a Target pharmacy in Portland

Shocking video shows the moment a woman tears up a Target pharmacy in Oregon and inflicts $100,000 in property damage. 

Video surfaced on social media showing Ashley Daniel, 21, destroying the Target pharmacy in Portland on Wednesday around 11.27am.     

Daniel jumped over the counter at the pharmacy and began to throw medications to the ground, destroy merchandise and used a large metal pole to bash equipment. 

Video of her rampage shows Daniel push over the shelves holding hundreds of medications to the ground.

A panicked security officer is seen in the video calling for help and a pharmacist at the cash register jumps over the counter to the customer side for safety. 

Video surfaced on social media showing Daniel destroying the Target pharmacy in Portland on Wednesday around 11.27am

Video surfaced on social media showing Daniel destroying the Target pharmacy in Portland on Wednesday around 11.27am

Daniel jumped over the counter at the pharmacy and began to throw medications to the ground, destroy merchandise and using a large metal pole bashed equipment

Daniel jumped over the counter at the pharmacy and began to throw medications to the ground, destroy merchandise and using a large metal pole bashed equipment

At the end of the clip Daniel is seen twirling the metal pole in her hand looking where to strike next. 

The distressing clip has gone viral and was shared on Reditt on Wednesday with the caption: ‘If her prescription ain’t ready, you gonna get the stick.’ 

Authorities say Daniel dropped the pole and was taken into custody ‘without incident’ when officers arrived, according to Pamplin Media. 

A panicked security officer called for help

A pharmacist at the cash register jumped over the counter to the customer side for safety during Daniel's rampage

A panicked security officer called for help and a pharmacist at the cash register jumped over the counter to the customer side for safety during Daniel’s rampage

In her rampage, Daniel held up and twirled a long metal rod which she used to destroy the store

In her rampage, Daniel held up and twirled a long metal rod which she used to destroy the store

Staff at the store, located in the 900 block of Southwest Morrison Street, told law enforcement that nearly all their medications, medical supplies, and shelves were destroyed resulting in over $100,000 in damages

Staff at the store, located in the 900 block of Southwest Morrison Street, told law enforcement that nearly all their medications, medical supplies, and shelves were destroyed resulting in over $100,000 in damages

Staff at the store, located in the 900 block of Southwest Morrison Street, told law enforcement that nearly all their medications, medical supplies, and shelves were destroyed. 

‘The business estimates the damage to total over $100,000,’ officials said.

The damage: The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office shared these pictures showing the destroyed medicine shelves

The damage: The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office shared these pictures showing the destroyed medicine shelves

Daniel now faces charges of criminal mischief, burglary and disorderly conduct

Daniel now faces charges of criminal mischief, burglary and disorderly conduct

The Target she destroyed is located at  939 S.W. Morrison Street in Portland

The Target she destroyed is located at  939 S.W. Morrison Street in Portland

Daniel, of Portland, faces charges of criminal mischief, burglary and disorderly conduct.

According to 2017 court records Daniel had been living on the streets for the past five years. 

Daniel was being held at Multnomah County Jail as of Wednesday evening. 

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