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Masked men attack Pizza Hut delivery employee with pellet gun

BAYTOWN, Texas – A Pizza Hut employee delivering pizza was attacked by masked men with a pellet gun during his route, according to Baytown police.

The Pizza Hut delivery employee was sent to 1405 Apache Trail to a deliver a pizza Oct. 10 at 8:47 p.m., police said.

While the delivery man was knocking on the resident’s front door, he was attacked by two masked men who shot the man several times while holding him down, according to authorities.

The Pizza Hut employee was able to escape the attackers and drive himself back to the Pizza Hut located in the 3400 block of Garth Road, officials said.

Investigators said the employee was taken to the hospital  and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.