Video: Masked men viciously attack elderly couple during armed robbery in Orinda


ORINDA (KRON) — An elderly couple was viciously attacked and robbed by armed men outside of their Orinda home Monday night, according to police.

The victims, who are both in the 70’s, were approached by a group of men wearing Halloween masks around 9 p.m. in their driveway on Claremont Avenue.

The suspects demanded the couple’s wallets and purse. The man handed his wallet over and then was suddenly pistol-whipped.

The man went inside the home to call the police and heard two gunshots.

The suspects shot the man’s wife then fled the scene on foot, police said.

The woman was taken to John Muir Medical Center. Her injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Police are not yet made any arrests.

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