POSTED: Friday, October 18, 2013 - 2:59pm
UPDATED: Friday, October 18, 2013 - 3:00pm
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — An employee of the Dollar General located a 9155 N. Dyer was beaten during a robbery on Tuesday, October 1st, and El Paso Police are asking the public's assistance in locating the two women who they say are responsible.
The two women involved in the robbery were captured on surveillance video placing a large storage bin inside a shopping cart and filling it with various hygiene products and air fresheners. The women then pushed the cart outside and took the items without paying for them.
The store clerk followed the women outside the store in order to get a vehicle description and was confronted by the White female, while the Hispanic female continued to load the stolen merchandise into a mini-van.
The White female punched the female clerk in the face and arm. Both women fled the scene with the merchandise. The women were seen getting into a vehicle similar to a Dodge Caravan.
One of the women is described as Hispanic Female in her 40’s and approximately 5 feet in height. The other woman is described as White, 30 to 35 years of age and about 5’6” in height.
Anyone with any information on the identity of these robbers is asked to call Crime Stoppers of El Paso immediately at 566-8477(TIPS), on-line at www.crimestoppersofelpaso.org  or you can send a text message by entering the key word “CRIME1” (no space and include the quotation marks) plus your tip information, and text it to CRIMES (274637). You will remain anonymous and, if your tip leads to an arrest, you can qualify for a cash reward.