Robbery suspect sought
The Big Spring Police Department is investigating a robbery that took place during the early morning hours today at a 7-Eleven convenience store.According to Sgt. Tony Everett, BSPD public information officer, the robbery was reported at approximately 3:09 a.m. at the local convenience store, located at 1801 S. Gregg St.“Officers were dispatched to the store in reference to a robbery,” Everett said. “Officers were advised by the clerk that a Hispanic female had just robbed the store. She was described as heavy-set, wearing blue jeans, a dark jacket and a toboggan.“The clerk stated the suspect was armed with a rifle or a shotgun, pointed it at the victim and demanded money. The clerk complied and the suspect fled the store on foot to the north side of the store.”Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is encouraged to contact the BSPD at 432-264-2550 or Big Spring Area Crimestoppers at 263-TIPS (8477) or 264-TIPS (8477).