POSTED: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 12:18am
UPDATED: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 12:26am
EL PASO--- Three robberies Tuesday night has kept El Paso Police looking for suspects and tying loose ends.
Three 7-Elevens were robbed within 15 minutes of each other, all in a 45 minute period.
EPPD PIO Javier Sambrano said the first robbery took place at 9:15 P.M. at the 3400 block of Hondo Pass. The second, at 9:41 P.M., took place at the 2000 block of Piedras. The last occurred at 10:04 P.M. at US 54 & Trowbridge.
According to scanners, the suspects were being saught --prompting EPPD to launch helicopters and police officers to the area.
A car chase was also reported shortly after 10:00 P.M. The purported chase ended in a roll-over, and scanners later said the car was stolen. EPPD has not confirmed this information.
No injuries were reported, and at least one person was in custody.
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