OPD searching for armed robber
Monday, June 22, at about 8:34 pm officers with the Orange Police Department were dispatched to the Texas Country Store, 3701 16th St., in reference to an aggravated robbery. Upon arrival, officers made contact with witnesses and the store employees.
The suspect was identified by employees as a white male who was wearing a green “hoodie” style shirt. The male brandished a black handgun, directed customers to lie on the ground and demanded money. The suspect fled the scene with an undetermined amount of cash.
There is video of the robbery from the store. If anyone has any information about this robbery, you can contact the officers at 883-1026.