The Maverick County Sheriff Department to a call regarding an alleged armed robbery in the Loma Bonita sector of the community on Tuesday, June 25.
The complainant reported to the responding officers that as he was out working at a construction site two male subjects approached him and assaulted him taking his money and some work tools.
Maverick County Chief Deputy Roberto de Leon stated that the victim said the suspect’s approached him and one of the individuals hit with him an aluminum bat at least twice. They then demanded that he give up his money. The assailants then took $30 dollars and some work tools from the man and fled the area in a gray vehicle.
No further description was given of the vehicle in question.
The victim refused medical attention.
The Maverick County Sheriffs Department is investigating the case.