The attack happened just past noon while the business was being robbed. The business is located at a strip mall just a few blocks west of Fairview St.
One of our readers reported that the business that was robbed was Angeles Smoke Shop, located at 12321 Westminster Ave., in Santa Ana.
Three male suspects allegedly walked into the business armed with a knife and a hatchet. A fight started and the suspects took off on foot with stolen items in their possession, according to the Garden Grove Police.
The victim ended up at a local hospital where he was declared to be in serious condition.
The suspects were wearing dark clothing when they attacked the victim. No other information was released by the police.
If you have any tips about the suspects please call the Garden Grove Police at (714) 741-5704.