Suspect Wanted in Armed Robbery
POSTED: Tuesday, December 20, 2011 - 10:07am
UPDATED: Tuesday, December 20, 2011 - 10:07am
EDINBURG - Police are searching for the suspect who robbed a Stripes convenience store at gunpoint on Monday.
Surveillance cameras captured the suspect entering the store with a rifle and pointing it at the clerk several times. It happened off of FM 107 and Raul Longoria around 4 AM on Monday. The suspect was seen wearing a blurred mask and what police believe is a bullet proof vest. No cash was taken during the robbery, but he did end up walking out with an 18 pack of beer. Police say the suspect got away in a 90's model Honda Accord and police ask that if you have any information on this crime to call Edinburg Crime Stoppers at 956.838.TIPS.