A man and a woman robbed O’Reilly Auto Parts late Wednesday night and assaulted an employee according to Elk Grove Police. The incident happened around 9:45 pm at the O’Reilly Auto Parts located at 6628 Laguna Blvd.
A man and a woman were seen shoplifting by employees. When confronted by an employee, the woman hit the employee in the head and then the man brandished a handgun and threatened the employees. The two suspects then fled in a black car, heading westbound on Laguna Blvd. The suspects were described as a black male, in his 20’s, 5’10”, with a thin build, and a black female, in her 20’s, 5’3″, thin build and wearing a gray sweatshirt.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call the Elk Grove Police Department Detective Bureau at (916) 478-8060 or the Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP (4357). Callers to Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00. Tips can also be sent via SMS text message by entering CRIMES (274637) on a cell phone, followed by Tip732 (agency identification number) and the message