Same man believed responsible for 3 local robberies

Surveillance photos of the suspects in the Temple (right) and Harker Heights robberies. (Police photos)
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TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) Police were trying Friday to determine if the same man was responsible for a string of three local robberies Thursday night in Harker Heights and Temple.

The first holdup occurred just before 9 p.m. at the Sam Food Mart in the 2300 block of Indian Trail in Harker Heights.

The man, who was black and in his 30s with a mustache and beard, pointed a weapon at the attendant and demanded cash.

He escaped with an undisclosed amount of money.

He's about 5-foot-10, weighed 190 to 200 pounds, and was wearing a black beanie and a black coat.

The second robbery occurred just before 10 p.m. at the 7-Eleven store at 4315 West Adams Ave. in Temple.

The robber, who was armed with a handgun, demanded money and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The man was black, about 5-foot-10, and weighed between 180 and 200 pounds.

His faced was covered and he was wearing an orange or red hooded sweatshirt, black sweat pants with white drawstrings, and what appeared to be red, white and blue Nike shoes

The third holdup occurred just before 11 p.m. at a Valero store at 1601 East Adams Ave. in Temple where a man matching the description of the 7-Eleven robber produced a handgun, demanded money and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.