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.
Candidates announced for Palmhurst mayoral special election
TxDOT marks 20th anniversary of Click it or Ticket campaign
Guilty plea entered for teacher accused of having improper relationship with student
Peñitas residents react to construction of new relief route
Stop the Bleed program trains the public to prepare for emergencies