Attempted Robbery - Commercial Business

Release Date/Time: 4/27/2013 11:15 AM

Incident: Attempted Robbery - Commercial Business

Report #: 13-041376

Date: Friday, 4/26/2013

Time: 7:33 PM

Location: 323 Williams Rd - El Rey Market

Two Hispanic males, each armed with dark colored handguns, entered to rob the business and demanded that everyone get on the floor.  Suspect #1 was described as approximately 5-7, wearing black pants, ski mask, beanie and a burgundy shift and suspect #2 was described as wearing all black colored clothing.  Suspect #2 pushed a 4 year old little girl to the floor and momentarily pointed his handgun in her direction.  One of the employees heard the suspect demands and recogniezed that the business was being robbed.  He also observed suspect #2 push the girl and point his handgun at her.  The employee was concered that suspect #2 was going to further hurt the child.  The employee retrieved his legally possessed personal handgun and fired two rounds into the ceiling of the business.  Upon hearing the gunshots both suspects immediately fled the business.  They were last seen running west on Grandhaven Street. 

Release Authorized by: Commander Dave Crabill

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