Pharr police investigating convenience store robbery
POSTED: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 3:36pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 3:36pm
PHARR, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Pharr police are investigating the robbery of a convenience store which occurred on Thursday evening.
Pharr police were called, around 10:30 p.m., to the Providencia convenience store, located at 609 E. Evans in reference to a robbery.
It was reported that a man had entered the store wearing a blue bandana over his face and demanding money from the clerk.
The suspect fled on foot with an undetermined amount of money and cigarettes. He is described as being 5'8" in height, weighing approximately 200 lbs., wearing sunglasses, a plaid purple long sleeve shirt, blue jeans, blue white tennis shoes and an orange Longhorn baseball cap.
Anyone with information no this incident is asked to contact the Pharr Police Department at 784-7700 or to remain anonymous Pharr Crime Stoppers at (956) 787-TIPS.