Store clerk escapes after three robbers demand money
A grocery store clerk fearing for her life ran out of Saint Domingue Grocery Discount at 7734 Northeast 2nd Avenue on July 30 after three robbers, one of them armed, demanded money from the cash register, according to Miami-Dade Police Department.
Officers said the three men pretended to be customers, then one of them pulled out a gun and started yelling at the clerk to give them money.
The clerk was standing inside of a glass enclosed office and the three men tried to kick their way in, but they could not break the glass. Instead, they kicked a hole through the bottom of the counter. At that point the clerk ran to the back door and exited the store.
One man crawled through the hole, stole the clerk’s cell phone and money from the register before they fleeing the store.
New footage has been released of the robbery and officers are searching for more information.
If anyone has information, call the robbery unit at 305-603-6370 or Crimestoppers at 305-471-4877.