Phoenix Convenience Store Clerk Assaulted With a Case of Beer (Video)
One of two men who pulled off a "beer run" at a Phoenix AM/PM convenience store repeatedly smacked the store clerk with a case of beer when he tried to intervene.
Phoenix Police Sergeant Darren Burch, the Silent Witness Coordinator, announced today that there's a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the a suspects' arrests.
There's video footage of the assault, and it looks painful. See that footage at the bottom of the post.
Here's the information released today by Burch:
Location: 4245 W. Bethany Home Road, Phoenix
Date/Time: Saturday, October 5, 2013 at approximately 11:28 PM
Suspect #1: Hispanic male, 20-25 years old, 5'11", 240 lbs., tattoo on right forearm
Suspect #2: Hispanic male, 20-25 years old, 5'9", 180 lbs.
Suspect Vehicle: Dark blue Chevy Avalanche truck
On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:25 pm the suspects entered the AM/PM and attempted to commit a "beer run". The store clerk tried to stop the suspects and one of the suspects began to physically assault the clerk by punching him repeatedly and hitting him with a box of beer. As the suspects exited the store the clerk followed and the other suspect punched the clerk. The suspects entered a dark blue Chevy Avalanche where one of the suspects grabbed a black handgun. The clerk then retreated back into the store.
If you want to claim that money, you have to call 480-948-6377 or go to the website with the info.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Phoenix New Times' biggest stories.
- Metro Phoenix Labor Day Weekend DUI Checkpoints
Sat., Sep. 12, 6:00pm
Sat., Sep. 12, 8:00pm
Sun., Sep. 13, 1:05pm
Mon., Sep. 14, 6:40pm
- Southwest Cannabis Conference Coming to Phoenix Next Month
- Mentally Ill Teen Who Killed Middle-Age Lover Takes Second-Degree Murder Plea Deal