Ice cream vendor assaulted, robbed


ednesday night at approximately 8:45 p.m. Amarillo Police Department officers responded to a robbery call at East Park in the 700 block of south Ross.

According to police, an ice cream truck vendor was assaulted and robbed. The victim was pushing his ice cream cart when two men approached him and knocked him to the ground taking his ice cream cart and wallet.

The suspects are described as heavy set hispanic males. One man was wearing a blue plaid shirt and the other was wearing a yellow plaid shirt. The suspects may have been driving a white GMC pickup.

The victim was taken to a local hospital and treated for his injuries.

APD is currently investigating the incident