One Person in Police Custody After String of Overnight Robberies
POSTED: Sunday, November 25, 2012 - 7:18pm
UPDATED: Sunday, November 25, 2012 - 7:19pm
El Paso, TX — Detectives are investigating a string robberies that happened early Sunday morning. Two of them happened just before midnight on Hondo Pass in northeast El Paso at 7-11 stores. One of the stores is near Magnetic, the other near Railroad. An hour later, in east El Paso, the 7-11 on Cielo Vista near Montana was hit. Then around 4:30 a.m., the Circle K on Escondido near Resler in west El Paso was also targeted.
In all four cases, a man displayed a knife and demanded cash.
The man got away with cash in three of the robberies.
No one was hurt.
Police are not saying if all the robberies are connected.
They do have one person in custody.