Clerk held at knife point in early morning robbery
A clerk at the M&S Grocery Store, located at 10876 FM 1130, was robbed at knife point early Wednesday, Jan. 16. The clerk told police that she was straightening shelves behind the counter at about 5:25 am. When an unknown male entered the store and threatened her with the knife.
The suspect demanded money from the clerk, and she complied with his demands, giving him the cash drawer from the cash register. The suspect then ran from the store. He ran south on foot toward the Kinard Estates subdivision.
The suspect is described as a male, unknown race, approximately 5’ 5” tall, with a small frame. He was wearing a dark colored ski mask and dark colored jacket.
Orange County Sheriff’s Office Investigators are conducting the investigation and are currently following up on several leads. If you have any information about this incident please contact the Orange County Sheriff’s Office at 883-2612.