By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A violent armed robbery was reported at a convenience store in West Rogers Park.

Two men entered a convenience store and displayed a handgun, demanding the employee open the register. Police said the offenders hit the employee in the head with the gun and dragged him to the back of the store.

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Chicago police said the incident took place around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, in the 6000 block of North Western Avenue, at Peterson Avenue.

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Police said the offenders took money and ran off.

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No one is in custody and the employee refused medical treatment.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff