Police are searching for a robber who pistol-whipped a store clerk in Groves.
Officers say they received a report of a hold up at the Food-Spot Number Two on Monroe Street around 9 p.m. Sunday.
Authorities say the clerk was hit over the head with a small silver handgun after the thief demanded cash.
The clerk suffered what is being described as "severe lacerations" to his head and is being treated for a possible skull fracture.
If you have any details that might help police arrest the robber call Groves Police at 409-962-0244.