Killeen Police Investigating Pair of Armed Robberies
Killeen police are searching for two suspects who committed back-to-back robberies of two convenience stores Monday night.
The first robbery occurred at Mickey's Convenience Store, 4701 Clear Creek shortly before 9:19 PM. An employee told police a black male wearing a white ball cap and a brown vest over a dark shirt entered the store, pointed a gun, and demanded cash. A white male in a black hoodie and brown pants kept lookout at the door, the employee said. Both men fled on foot after the employee handed over money.
At 10:36 PM, police responded to a report of an aggravated robbery at the Star Mart located at 1704 Old FM 440. An employee said black male matching the description of the Mickey's suspect made a purchase at the store.
A short time later, that suspect kept lookout while a white male also matching a description from Mickey's entered the store, pointed a gun, and demanded cash while the black male kept watch at the door. The pair fled then fled with an undisclosed amount of money.
The black male was reportedly between the ages of 18 and 22, was of thin build, and stood 5'7" to 5'10".
The white male was described as being between the ages of 18 and 22, 5'07" to 5'10", and of medium build.
Anyone with information about the crimes or who may recognize either suspect is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-8477, bellcountycrimestoppers.com, or via the P3Tips app.
Crime Stoppers will not ask your name, and information leading to an arrest could net a cash reward of up to $1,000.
Police say both men are considered armed and dangerous and absolutely should not be approached.