Pharr police investigating pawn shop robbery
PHARR, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — Pharr police are searching for a suspect accused of pointing a weapon at a clerk and robbing a pawn shop.
On Wednesday, May 29, at around 8 p.m. Pharr police officers responded to an aggravated robbery at a pawn shop located at 1212 E. Business 83.
It was reported that the suspect removed a handgun from his waist, pointed the weapon at the clerk and demanded money from the register.
As the suspect was exiting the shop he broke a glass display and took an unknown amount of jewelry.
He is described as being Hispanic, wearing a gray hooded shirt, blue jeans and a ski mask.
If you have any information on this suspect you are asked to call Pharr Crime Stoppers at 956.787.8477.