Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Saturday will be the milder of the two days. Sun and clouds will be the rule with early weekend highs in the mid 80s. Back to the low to mid 90s on Sunday!
WACO (February 13, 2013)— Police were looking Wednesday night for a man who picked out four snakes at a Waco pet shop, bypassed the cash register and then pulled out a knife as employees tried to stop him from leaving the store.
The robber was reported just before 6 p.m. at the PetSmart at 4600 Franklin Ave. in Waco.
An employee told police the man wanted to purchase a python, a black king snake, a corn snake and a black Mexican snake and when he had them, he walked past the cash register and toward the door.
When employees tried to stop him, he pulled out a knife and threatened them.
The snakes were valued at about $200.
Officers were reviewing security camera footage Wednesday night.
4600 Franklin Avenue, Waco TX 76710