Ice cream seller robbed, pistol-whipped in Oakland

April 15, 2012 1:24:09 PM PDT
An ice cream vendor was robbed and pistol-whipped Saturday afternoon in East Oakland, police said Sunday.

A suspect approached the ice cream seller around 2:25 p.m. at 57th and Harmon avenues and robbed him, Officer Kevin McDonald said.

During the robbery, the suspect pistol-whipped the victim, who suffered minor injuries.

The suspect has not been located, McDonald said.