A clerk at a 7-11 store on Interurban Avenue South was assaulted early Friday morning during an armed robbery, according to the Tukwila Police Department.
Two men entered the store in the 14000 block of Interurban at about 2:25 a.m. One man was wearing a mask and the second one, who was armed with a gun, assaulted the clerk, according to Tukwila Police.
The clerk was the only person in the store and was not injured, according to police.
An unknown amount of money was taken from the cash register and the two men then fled in a vehicle, possibly northbound on Interurban.
The Tukwila Major Crimes Unit is investigating. Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call the Tukwila Police Department tip line, 206-431-3689.