Armed Man Holds Up Liquor Store

By Monica Garske
|  Sunday, Jan 13, 2013  |  Updated 2:17 PM PDT
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Armed Man Holds Up Liquor Store

NBC 7 San Diego

An armed suspect robbed a liquor store and market in Paradise Hills Sunday, police confirmed.

According to SDPD Lt. Darryl Hoover, an unknown man wearing all black clothing entered the Apollo's Liquor Market located at 2327 Reo Dr. at around 10:50 a.m.

He brandished a handgun and demanded cash from the clerk and a customer inside the store.

After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, Lt. Hoover says the suspect ordered everyone inside the store to get down on the ground. He then fled the scene. No one was injured.

Police checked and secured the area surround the liquor store, but did not immediately locate the suspect. At this time, he remains at large.

Police described the suspect as black male between 30 and 40 years old. He’s approximately 5-foot-8 and was wearing all black clothing, including a black hooded jacket and black hat. The man covered his face with a handkerchief with the image of a skull or skeletons on it during the incident.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to contact officials.
 

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