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Clerk Stabbed During Tower Mart Robbery

By Tyler May, tmay@krcrtv.com
Published On: Jan 30 2013 02:20:04 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 07 2013 09:10:30 PM CST
CHICO, Calif. -

Chico Police are looking for two men who robbed a gas station and stabbed the clerk.

It happened Saturday night around 10:30 p.m. at the Tower Mart on East Lassen Avenue in Chico.

During the robbery the two suspects came in wearing masks, pulled a gun and took off with the cash drawer. 

They stabbed the clerk before driving off.  The clerk was taken to Enloe Medical Center and is expected to survive.

Sunday morning, police recovered the suspects' vehicle.  Officers are processing the vehicle and other evidence that was recovered.

"It was a reported stolen vehicle likely by the suspects then the car was abandoned the next day or some time after the incident," says Chico Police Lieutenant Mike O'Brien.

Chico Police is asking anyone with additional information to call them.