ETX officials searching for armed robbers who held convenience store employee at gunpoint
POSTED: Monday, December 9, 2013 - 6:43pm
UPDATED: Monday, December 9, 2013 - 6:50pm
Gladewater, Texas (KETK) — The Gladewater Police Department is searching for two white males who allegedly held up a convenience store clerk, Saturday night.
Around 11:00 p.m., Gladewater police officers responded to a hold up alarm at G and J Food Mart, located in the 200 block of South Main Street in Gladewater.
When officers arrived, they learned two white males, one of them armed with a handgun, had just robbed the store.
According to in-store video, one subject was wearing a bandana and sun glasses over parts of his face. After robbing the store, the two suspects then left the business with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspects are described as white males, one standing 5'9", with a slender build and the other being 5'6", with a slender build.
Aggravated Robbery is a first degree felony and if adjudged guilty, both subjects could face up to a $10,000 fine and up to 99 years in prison.
The Gladewater Police Department is urging anyone with information that could help identify either of these two suspects to contact the Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-STOP (7867).