Men armed with handgun rob local convenience store


TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) Temple police were looking for two suspects Thursday after a late-night robbery at a local convenience store.

The holdup was reported at around 11:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Exxon at 3002 Thornton Ln. in Temple.

The clerk told officers two men entered the store, one of whom was armed with a handgun, and demanded money, police said.

They escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash and headed west on foot.

No one was hurt.

Investigators are asking anyone with information to call the Tempe Police Department at (254) 298-5500 or Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-TIPS.

Tips may also be submitted online.