Two Armed Robberies in BryanFeatured Stories, News Monday, January 6th, 2014
Two Bryan convenience stores were robbed at gunpoint Sunday.
Officer Kelley McKethan says although the robberies were similar, they do not appear to be related at this time.
McKethan says each time, a man displayed a gun and took an undisclosed amount of money, with one robbery at the Oaks Food Mart on 29th and Stillmeadow Drive around 2:30 p. m. , and the other robbery at the Ready 2 Go store on South College Avenue around 6:45 p.m.
No one was injured.
Footage of Oaks Food Mart, courtesy of Bryan Police:
Footage of Ready 2 Go, courtesy of Bryan Police:
Click below to listen to Officer Kelley McKethan visit with WTAW’s Kat McMullen.KelleyMcKethan010614.mp3
Additional information, courtesy of Bryan Police Department:
Bryan Police Investigate Two Aggravated Robberies
On January 5, 2014 at 2:30pm Officers responded to the Oaks Food Mart located at 3900 E. 29th St. for a robbery that had just occurred.
A male entered the store and demanded money. The suspect is described as a black male between 25-35 years of age approximately 6’ tall with average build wearing a camouflage hoodie, dark pants and bright colored stocking cap.
The suspect was armed with a firearm but no one was injured during the robbery.
The suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
On January 5, 2014 at 6:45pm Officers responded to the Ready 2 Go located at 1600 S. College Ave. for a silent robbery alarm.
When officers arrived it was determined that a robbery had just occurred.
A male entered the store, displayed a firearm and demanded money.
The suspect is described as a young black male between 20-22 years of age approximately 5’06-5’10 with a medium build wearing a baseball cap, dark colored jacket, red shirt, and blue jeans.
No one was injured during the robbery and the suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
At this time the Robberies do not appear to be related, however, it is common practice for investigators to search for evidence that could connect these robberies to any prior offenses.
The Bryan Police Department is asking anyone with information to contact the Criminal Investigation Division at 979-209-5316 or Crime Stoppers at 979-775-TIPS (8477).
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