VIDEO: Ocean City Police Seeking Attempted Robber

Posted:

OCEAN CITY - The quick actions of a store clerk were enough to scare away a would be robber in Ocean City.
On Friday, July 29th, just before 7:45 P.M., police were called to a store on the one thousand block of Asbury Avenue for a report of an attempted robbery.
Police say the suspect entered the store and told the clerk to put money in a bag, but the clerk had his own ideas, and decided to grab a baseball bat from behind the counter and run towards the suspect. You can see the suspect fleeing the scene in the video surveillance footage above.
The suspect was last seen wearing a hooded sweatshirt and a bandana covering part of his face.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police at 609.399.9111.