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ECTOR COUNTY – The Ector County Sheriff's Office is investigating following an armed robbery at a business.
Sheriff deputies were called out to the Diamonds Game Room in the 7800 block of West University Monday.
When deputies arrived on the scene, they were told that a white male was a patron in the game room, showed a handgun and demanded money from an employee.
We're told the employee complied and gave the suspect an undetermined amount of cash.
Officials say as the suspect was leaving the game room, he fired a shot and a person was hit in the hand.
The victim was taken to Medical Center Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect got away on foot and police are searching for the suspect.
No arrests have been made.
The investigation into the robbery continues.