Lynn police today released surveillance camera images of three men who pistol-whipped a store clerk during the armed robbery of a Broad Street store Nov. 9.
In a statement, police said two men entered the D&M Mart Store at 126 Broad St. around 8:19 p.m. last Friday. One man was wearing a black hoodie and black jacket while the second suspect had a black hoodie and a red jacket.
The man with the red jacket was armed with a handgun, which he used to pistol-whip the clerk in the head, Lynn police said. The clerk suffered a head laceration, police said.
During a struggle behind the counter of the store, the clerk managed to pull the mask off the face of one of the suspects, police said.
The third man had entered the store before the robbery and served as the lookout during the violent events that followed, police said.
While the clerk was battling with two men, a third man, who had been acting as the lookout entered the store.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Lynn police at (781) 595-2000. People can also send an anonymous tip to the Lynn Police Department by texting the word tiplynn and the tip information to tip411 or 847411. Tips can also be submitted at the department’s website, lynnpolice.org.