DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Sunday October 8th, 22:06hrs
LOCATION: 8495 Western Ave, 7-Eleven
CITY: Buena Park
- Clerk was pistol whipped during armed robbery
- Suspect was armed with a handgun
- The employee was transported by paramedics to a local trauma center
- The suspect fled on foot, no further information was available
VICTIM INFORMATION: UNAVAILABLE
SUSPECT INFORMATION: UNKNOWN
HANDLING AGENCIES: BUENA PARK POLICE DEPARTMENT, ORANGE COUNTY FIRE AUTHORITY
CNS: BUENA PARK (CNS) – A 7-Eleven clerk suffered a head injury Sunday when he was pistol-whipped by a suspect during an armed robbery, authorities said.
A man entered the convenience store about 10 p.m. at Western and Crescent avenues, pulled out a gun and hit the clerk with a gun, Buena Park police Sgt. Patrick Carney said.
The gunman got away with an unknown amount of cash.
The clerk was taken to a hospital for treatment of the head injury, Carney said.