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Police search for overnight armed robbery suspects

Posted at 10:41 AM, Aug 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-28 11:41:58-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS — Corpus Christi police are looking for two men who held up a convenience store clerk at gunpoint.

The armed robbery happened just before 4 a.m. Friday at a convenience store located near S.P.I.D. and Highway 361 on the Island.

Police say two men, an Hispanic and Black man, walked into the store and one of them pulled out a gun and pointed it at the clerk. The suspects demanded cash and took several scratch-off lottery tickets according to police.

The suspects took off in a vehicle. Detectives are reviewing surveillance video to identify the make and model of the vehicle the suspects took off in.

If you know anything about this armed robbery, you're asked to call Crimestoppers at (361)-888-TIPS (8477)