Within an hour, Lubbock police tracked a robbery suspect down and arrested him.
Officers handcuffed 24-year-old Eric Cruz near a motel in the 1700 block of 9th street and charged him with robbery. He is accused of stealing cash from the 7-11 at 802 Avenue Q around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday night. He reportedly told the clerk he had a gun hidden under his shirt.
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