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Hasselhoff Sign Theft Suspect Due In Court

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David Hasselhoff (Fredericm M. Brown/Getty Images)

David Hasselhoff (Fredericm M. Brown/Getty Images)

DERBY, Conn. (AP) - A 19-year-old Milford man is due in court on charges he injured a convenience store clerk who was trying to stop the theft of some signs featuring actor David Hasselhoff.

Adam Holter is charged with second-degree assault and second-degree reckless endangerment.

Authorities say a Cumberland Farms clerk was injured on Aug. 20 of last year when he tried to stop a man from stealing two signs featuring Hasselhoff promoting iced coffee.

The employee, 36-year-old Jason Crowley, was was dragged by the man’s SUV while trying to stop him from leaving with the signs.

Crowley’s mother tells WTNH-TV her son suffered a serious head injury and still can’t speak.

Holter faces a hearing Wednesday in Derby Superior Court.

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