Police Seek Suspect In Armed Robbery

Police Seek Suspect In Armed Robbery

Wichita Falls Police are searching for a man involved in an armed robbery early Sunday morning. Two employees at Dollar General on Seymour Highway were closing up shop when an armed gunman forced them back inside the store around 1 a.m.

The man had a black semi-automatic handgun with black clothing and a black mask, according to police. The man forced the employees inside the store to the safe, near the stores cash register, and demanded goods from inside.

The two victims told police that immediately after the suspect stuffed items in his backpacks he fled from from the store, according to police. The employees were unable to tell police whether the suspect left in a vehicle or on foot.

Police will be reviewing surveillance video for more information. Stay with Newschannel 6, we will continue to follow this story.