VIDEO: Child robs Stockton gas station at gunpoint, flees on skateboard
STOCKTON, Calif. - Stockton police are investigating an armed robbery involving a young child. Police say a boy, approximately 11-years-old, held up the Arco station on Benjamin Holt Drive on Monday afternoon.
Surveillance video shows the boy pointing a gun at the clerk's face.
"She just screamed for our coworker," said Arco employee James Ratto. "And then the kid got frightened I'm assuming and ran off."
The boy fled the scene on a skateboard.
Stockton police say the boy is Hispanic, wore a gray hoodie, a black and white backpack and a purple bandana to cover his face.