Five Gunmen Storm Marijuana Dispensary in San Diego

San Diego Union Tribune
SAN DIEGO — Five men armed with handguns stole about $20,000 worth of marijuana from a Normal Heights dispensary Tuesday.

The robbers walked into the SuperCanna medical marijuana office on Adams Avenue near 32nd Street and ordered the lone employee to the ground, San Diego police Lt. Andra Brown said. They told him if he did not cooperate they would hurt his mother, Brown said.

The employee called police at 11:35 a.m. and said he waited about 15 minutes before notifying authorities because he was afraid the men would come back.

In addition to the marijuana, cash, a cell phone and a 12-gauge pump shotgun were taken, Brown said.

The employee was only able to describe one of thieves. He said he was Latino, 30 years old, 6 feet tall and chubby, wearing a blue shirt, jeans and a navy blue Padres cap, Brown said.

No vehicle was seen.

SAN DIEGO – Five gunmen stormed a medical marijuana dispensary in Normal Heights Tuesday and made off with a large amount of cash and marijuana.The owner says the gunmen threatened to kill him if he didn’t cooperate.

It happened shortly after 11 a.m. at The Gift of Green dispensary in the 3200 block of Adams Avenue.

San Diego police are looking for five suspects. All are believed to have been carrying guns when the dispensary was robbed.
A shotgun was also taken from the dispensary during the robbery.

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KGTV 10 News
5 Armed Thieves Rob Medical Pot Dispensary
SAN DIEGO — Five gun-wielding thieves robbed a Normal Heights medical-marijuana dispensary Tuesday, making off with money, valuables and about $20,000 worth of cannabis.

The holdup at SuperCanna, 3200 Adams Ave., was reported about 11:30 a.m., according to San Diego police.

The bandits stole personal property, including a cell phone and cash, from a clerk before fleeing with marijuana and a 12-gauge shotgun belonging to the shop’s proprietor.

The robbers left the area in an unknown direction, SDPD Detective Gary Hassen said.
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