Special Crime Alert: Gunman robs convenience store
By LeaAnne Klentzman
Fort Bend County Crime Stoppers, Inc. is willing to pay up to $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the man who robbed a Bissonnet Street convenience store in early June. According to Sheriff’s spokesman Bob Haenel, the lone suspect entered the store wielding a handgun on June 7, shortly after 11:00 pm. The clerk told responding deputies the man entered the Valero convenience store in the 14100 block of Bissonnet pulled a gun and demanded cash. Eventually the armed intruder climbed over the counter and took the cash for himself.
The suspect has been described as a black male wearing a hoodie pulled up to disguise his identity. He further concealed his identity with a mask pulled over his face covering his mouth and nose, said Haenel. Witnesses told deputies the suspect was about 5’7″ – 5’10’ with a slim build.
Anyone with information is asked to call Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office at 281-341-4665, Fort Bend Crime Stoppers, Inc. at 281-342-TIPS (8477) or text plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Tips also can be submitted online at www.fortbend-tx-crimestoppers.org.
All calls to Crime Stoppers are anonymous.
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