Aurora Police have provided more information on an Armed Robbery that occurred not far from the Montgomery line on Saturday night.
In an update, police say that a male suspect armed with a pipe attacked a 59 year-old man working inside of a business. The incident happened around 10:40 p.m. on Saturday in the 900 block of S. Lake St., which is kitty corner to Jericho Rd. on the city's West Side.
According to a post from police, the victim fought back and the two struggled during the incident.
Police say the victim produced a handgun he had in one of his pants pockets, however, the suspect grabbed it and the gun went off with a round hitting the ceiling. The suspect eventually gained control of the gun and ran from the store.
The victim received minor injuries during the struggle and police say he refused medical attention.
Police are searching for a male subject and they have released video of the suspect who appears to be wearing a gray sweatshirt with black sweat pants.
Aurora Police are asking anyone who may have information to contact them or Aurora Area Crime Stoppers.
You can view that video, here:
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