Suspect in custody, charged in Wolfforth AIM Bank robbery

Suspect in custody, charged in Wolfforth AIM Bank robbery
Law enforcement officials arrived on the scene after a bank robbery at the Aim Bank at 702 Donald Preston Dr. on June 7. (Source: Cary Allen)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - The Wolfforth Police Department and the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office now have a suspect in custody, charged with robbing the AIM Bank in Wolfforth at gunpoint just before 1 p.m.

Eric Warren, 48, of Lubbock was arrested in connection to a bank robbery in Wolfforth on June 7, 2019.
Eric Warren, 48, of Lubbock was arrested in connection to a bank robbery in Wolfforth on June 7, 2019. (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)

The bank is located at 702 Donald Preston Drive, across the street from the Frenship football stadium.

The Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office said a person matching the description of the man from the bank robbery was located at the Gene Messer dealership at 6002 19th Street at 1:30 p.m. The suspect left the dealership and was found by members of the sheriff’s office and Lubbock Police Department. The suspect, now identified as 48-year-old Eric Warren of Lubbock, was taken into custody at 1:40 p.m. behind Wayland Plaza.

Officials say no one was injured in the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

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