General Crime

* Safeway store at 103 W. American Canyon Road robbery

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American Canyon police said two men robbed a cash register in the bakery department of the Safeway store at 103 W. American Canyon Road this afternoon.One of the men escaped in a burgundy Hyundai that was waiting outside the store and another man was detained by an officer at the scene and is being questioned at police headquarters, Sgt. Chris Perry said.The men entered the store around 3:20 p.m., went to the bakery department and opened a cash register, Perry said.An employee confronted the black male suspects and struggled with them before they fled, knocking over a child outside the front door of the store, Perry said.There were at least two other people inside the waiting Hyundai, Perry said. A store employee identified the detained man as one of the two suspects, Perry said.The suspect who escaped is in his mid-20s, 6 feet 2 to 6 feet 4 inches with a thin build. He was wearing a white T-shirt, Perry said.

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