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Employee pepper sprayed during T-Mobile robbery in Apple Valley

APPLE VALLEY, Calif. ( — An employee was pepper sprayed by a group of thugs who stole from a local business Wednesday night.

It happened on February 21, 2018, at the T-Mobile in the 14800 block of Dale Evans Parkway in Apple Valley when deputies responded to the report of a robbery.

At about 3:40 p.m., two Hispanic female juveniles, a Hispanic male juvenile, and a Hispanic male adult entered the store and stole three cell phones, stated Apple Valley Sheriff’s spokeswoman Trish Trumpler.

During the theft, one of the suspect’s pepper sprayed one of the employees. “No-one was seriously injured except for the person pepper sprayed,” stated Trumpler.

All suspects were last seen leaving the scene in a sports type four-door vehicle. Anyone with information is asked to call Deputy Faylor at 760-240-7400.

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