Store Clerk Thrown In Dumpster, Store Robbed

An East Texas store clerk was thrown in a dumpster, then the men responsible, robbed the store. It happened early this morning in Longview at Don's Food Store on S. Mobberly Avenue.

The clerk told police she was outside the store cleaning when she was approached by a black male. She says he and another black male pulled her into the dumpster. The men then took her key and robbed the store.

The clerk was taken to the hospital and had surgery for a broken bone in her right knee cap. Her condition is not available at this time. If you know who the robbers may be, you're asked to call Longview police.