ANTIOCH -- A group of suspects on a "beer run" snatched alcohol from a convenience store and assaulted a clerk before fleeing early Tuesday morning, police said.
The clerk refused medical attention. No one else was injured.
The robbery was reported about 2:25 a.m. Tuesday at a Shell station at 4198 Lone Tree Way, according to Antioch police Lt. Diane Aguinaga. Four men in their mid-20s rushed into the store, and grabbed the beer. When the clerk attempted to intervene, the suspects attacked him and fled on foot.
Police searched the area, but were unable to locate the suspects.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 925-779-6926. Information can also be texted anonymously to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword ANTIOCH.