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2 people hurt in robbery, shooting at Chula Vista marijuana dispensary

Posted at 6:18 AM, Dec 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-24 19:40:16-05

CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) -- Two people were injured during a robbery and shooting at a marijuana dispensary in Chula Vista.

Chula Vista police said the incident occurred Monday just after 10:30 p.m. at a dispensary in the 300 block of Palomar Street, near Third Avenue.

According to police, multiple people robbed the business and assaulted employees.

During the robbery, police said a man suffered head injuries and another man was found with a gunshot wound. Both were taken to the hospital but are expected to be OK.

A description of the people suspected in the robbery and assault was not immediately available.

Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call Chula Vista police at 619-691-5151.