Man robs Killeen liquor store, attacks store clerk
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 7:13pm
KILLEEN, TX — Killeen Police are investigating Liquor Store Robbery in 1300 block of East Rancier Avenue.
Officers responded to a 911 call on Monday, August 5 at 1:15 p.m., telling them of a robbery that had just occurred at the Point Liquor 6 store, located at 1312 E. Rancier Avenue.
Upon the officers arrival, they were told that a tall black male, wearing a black tank top, entered the store and acted like he was purchasing an item. When the store attendant began ringing up the purchase, the cash register drawer opened, and the male jumped over the counter and began assaulting the attendant. The suspect stole the money from the register and fled the store on foot southbound from the area.
The male attendant was transported to the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in stable condition.
Detectives are asking anyone with information about this Robbery or suspect to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) go online at wwwbellcountycrimestoppers.com or text BELLCO along with the tip to 274637. Text HELP for help with the tip to 274637 or text STOP to 274637 to stop the tip. Message and data rates may apply. All information is confidential and anonymous; if your tip results in the arrest of the person responsible for this crime you could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash.