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PD: Thieves run over employee in getaway

Posted: 7:18 AM, Feb 03, 2016
Updated: 2016-02-03 11:30:51-05

Phoenix police are looking for two people suspected of shoplifting from a convenience store Wednesday morning who then drove over the store employee in their attempt to get away.

Police said two men walked into a convenience store shortly before 6 a.m. near Tatum Boulevard and Deer Valley Road and shoplifted.

The men drove away in a dark-colored two-door sedan, but in the process ran over an employee, according to police. The employee has been taken to the hospital and his or her injuries are not considered to be life-threatening.

The suspects have not been taken into custody.

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