2 women of all ages robbed at gunpoint at Tulare Outlet Shopping mall

A team of gentlemen pistol-whipped a shopper before robbing her at the Tulare Outlet Mall Wednesday early morning, law enforcement announced.

All around 8:50 a.m., a few armed suspects approached two women procuring at the mall’s north end, outside Galaxy Theatre. A suspect allegedly struck a single woman with their weapon ahead of taking her wallet.

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A second lady was knocked down through the confrontation, Sgt. Edward Hinojosa stated in a news launch. Both equally declined health-related treatment at the scene. 

The masked suspects escaped in a white four-door sedan with Oregon license plates. 

On Christmas Eve, armed robbers hit the nearby Chase Bank, on Prosperity Avenue. Two suspects entered the building and opened fire, escaping with an undisclosed sum of funds. There were no described accidents.

The suspects remain at substantial. 

Inspite of the modern, high-profile incidents, Hinojosa explained robberies are a bit down in comparison to previous year Tulare recorded 70 robberies in 2020 when compared to 56 this yr.