Tahoka police looking for robbery suspect

Published: Jun. 23, 2014 at 9:31 PM CDT
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TAHOKA, TX (KCBD) - Tahoka police are asking for your help to identify a robbery suspect. Authorities say a man with a gun robbed the Thriftyway around 6 a.m. Friday.

The suspect pulled the gun on an employee as he was opening the store. He ordered the employee to open the store's safe, and then fled with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect wore a red hat with a white "t" on it and a red bandana to cover his face.

The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic man standing between 5'10 to 6'2 and weighing between 250-300 lbs.

Anyone with information is urged to call Tahoka Police at (806) 561-5255 or the Lynn County Sheriff's Office at (806) 561-4505. The store is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest.

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