CALEXICO — Police here Friday released more information on the suspect involved in the attempted robbery of a market here Thursday.
According to police, a Hispanic man thought to be age 25 to 28 entered the Vaquero market in the 2300 block of Rockwood Avenue at noon, brandished a handgun and demanded money from the clerk.
The clerk grabbed a baseball bat and struck the suspect, who fled the market in a vehicle described as a 1980s model Buick or Chevrolet Monte Carlo with a blue-colored California license plate.
The car was a gold color, said Calexico police Sgt. Jim Neujahr.
The suspect was described as being 5 feet 10 inches tall, 220 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a green Polo-style shirt with black stripes and blue jeans.