Police: Man beat employee during Brownsville robbery

Police say a man robbed a medical supply store and attacked one of its employees in Brownsville.



Surveillance video shows the suspect walking into the back room of the store, displaying a semi-automatic firearm and demanding cash from two employees.



The suspect then proceeds to beat one of the employees, who was taken to Brookdale Hospital to be treated for her injuries.



That employee has since been treated and released from the hospital.



The suspect is described as 5 foot 11 inches tall, 160 pounds and between 40 and 50 years old.


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