Man assaulted, robbed at Avondale gas stationPosted: Updated:
AVONDALE - The Avondale Police Department is asking for the public's help to find two suspects who robbed a man at a gas station.
At approximately 2 a.m. on April 5, Avondale police received a call about a robbery in progress at a Chevron station at 107th Avenue and Indian School Road.
Avondale police spokesman Rick Rodriguez said officers found a victim at the scene with cuts to his face as a result of an apparent assault.
Police say the victim, who is deaf, had paid for gas at the night window and was walking back to his vehicle when two men knocked him to the ground and took cash from his pocket.
The suspects left the scene, heading southbound on 107th Avenue.
The crime was captured on video surveillance.
The suspects are described as two black males, possibly in their late teens to mid-20s.
The first suspect is described as approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall with a stocky build. He was wearing a white shirt and jeans. The other male was approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and was wearing a dark shirt and jeans.
The suspect vehicle is described as a newer model, silver two-door vehicle, possibly a Honda Civic.
Police officials are also looking for a newer model white Dodge Intrepid that was also seen on video surveillance.
Anyone with any information is asked to call the Avondale Police Department at 623-333-7001.