A gas station convenience store clerk was ordered to empty cash registers at gunpoint in a heist Monday night that was captured on surveillance video.
The robbery occurred at about 9:30 p.m. at the La Palma Express on La Palma Avenue and Walker Street. Surveillance video shows a gunman, wearing a handkerchief tied around his face, pointing a handgun at the store employee and ordering him to empty cash registers.
The clerk was not injured.
After ordering the clerk to the ground, the subject escaped with cash.
Call the La Palma Police Department at 714-690-3370 to provide information about the case.