Employee attacked with a hammer, suspect on the run


BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (Newschannel 3) - Police in Battle Creek are searching for an armed robbery suspect Sunday morning.

The incident happened just before 2:30 a.m. Sunday at a liquor store in the 1200 block of West Dickman Road.

Authorities tell us an employee was walking to his car after his shift when the suspect demanded to be let back into the store.

When the worker refused, the suspect hit him in the head with a hammer and stole his wallet.

The suspect then took off.

The employee is expected to be okay.

Police are asking anyone with information to please contact them.

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