Police searching for man after robberies at Edinburg gas station store
The Edinburg Police Department is searching for a man following two separate armed robberies at a gas station convenience store.
The first robbery took place at 3 a.m. on Saturday at the Xoom gas station store in Edinburg – located at 1606 East Richardson Road, according to information provided by Edinburg police spokeswoman Arielle Benedict.
The man demanded cash and got away with about $100 early Saturday morning. The man did display a knife to the cashier, but there were no injuries reported.
The second robbery took place at around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday at the same convenience store location.
The man threatened the cashier with a knife and took about $30 – no injuries were reported, according to Benedict.
Authorities are not releasing surveillance video at this time.
Check back for updates.
Sheriff: Man found dead with gunshot wounds in rural San Juan
DPS special agent killed following car crash near Eagle Pass
McAllen District 4 commissioner race headed for runoff election
Police: One in custody after body found in McAllen
Tamaulipas governor reacts to reinstatement of ‘Remain in Mexico’ program