Robber beats store employee, gets away with merchandise
EL PASO (KTSM) — Two violent robbers were on the run and police want them caught.
Police said two women walked into the Dollar General on Dyer and Rutherford the night of October 1. The women grabbed a shopping cart and put a large storage bin inside the cart. One distracted the clerk, while the other filled the bin with various hygiene products and air fresheners. Then, they pushed the cart outside, without paying for them.
"Once outside, the clerk went to confront them. One of the females began to beating the woman, striking her in the face and also in her arm," said Javier Sambrano with The El Paso Police Department.
The women were seen getting into a vehicle similar to a Dodge Caravan.
The store employee was not seriously hurt.
If you recognize the women or have any information about the robbery, call Crime Stoppers at 566-TIPS.