The owner, who did not want to be identified to protect his privacy, told CNN he had seen an armed man approaching the store moments before he entered.
Surveillance footage outside the store shows another armed man get out of a parked SUV and move toward the store just before the injured suspect runs back to the vehicle, apparently screaming “he shot my arm off.”
Authorities said one suspect was later found at a Southern California hospital suffering from an apparent shotgun wound. He remains hospitalized in critical, but stable condition, het die balju se departement gesê, noting he will be booked into jail after he is released from medical treatment.
Three other people in the SUV were arrested and booked on robbery and conspiracy charges, het die departement gesê, adding authorities found multiple stolen firearms inside the stolen vehicle.
They were arraigned in court Wednesday and entered pleas of not guilty, a spokesperson for the Riverside County District Attorney told CNN.