Police search for man suspected of two robberies
Orange Police Department responded to a report of an aggravated robbery about 5:20 a.m., Saturday. A black male robbed a person at gunpoint outside the Donut Hole, located at 1609 16th St in the parking lot. Cash and a cell phone was stolen.
Officers responded to a report of a second aggravated robbery at 6:40 a.m. at the Texas Country Store #1 located at 3701 16th St.
According to Capt. W. K. Longlois of the Orange Police Department, the store clerk reported the black male suspect entered, and loitered about the store for about five minutes. The suspect then displayed a handgun, stole cash and an I-phone from the store clerk.
It is thought that the same suspect is responsible for both robberies.
The photographs of the suspect were obtained from the cameras at the Texas Country Store #1.
Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect or with information about the robberies is asked to call the Orange Police Department at 883-1026.