Guard scares away armed robbers from North Park pot dispensary

SAN DIEGO - A security guard fended off four men who tried to rob a North Park marijuana dispensary at gunpoint early Thursday morning.

The attempted robbery occurred at about 2:30 a.m. at 4535 30th St.

The guard told 10News he was guarding the door behind a gate when he was approached by four men. Two were wearing motorcycle helmets, a third man had on a hood and a fourth a mask. The guard said two of the men had guns, one of which was pointed at him.

According to the guard, he pulled his own gun out of its holster and pointed it at the men. He said they got scared and ran. No one was hurt.

San Diego police are investigating.

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