HAMBURG, N.Y. - An employee of Toys R Us on McKinley Parkway has died following an assault between 4:40 and 5:45 a.m. police say.
Police say the employee was assaulted in an office inside the store. The employee was immediately rushed to Mercy Hospital but subsequently died from his injuries.
Store surveillance shows a suspect about 5'10'' enter the store and enter the office at 4:36 a.m. The store video surveillance system was then disabled from the office at 4:43 a.m.
The video is currently being worked on for enhancement.
The suspect was wearing a distinctive hat at the time which he left at the scene (pictured). The hat is a Florida Gators National Championship hat from 2007. It has a gold front with a black back and bill.
Anyone with information about this hat or this incident is asked to call Hamburg Police at 648-5111 ext. 0.