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Man wanted for robbing Woodway H-E-B

Posted at 7:45 PM, Sep 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-03 20:45:16-04

WOODWAY, TX — The Woodway Public Safety Department is asking for the public's help in locating a suspect who robbed a Woodway H-E-B Thursday evening.

The department says around 6:18 p.m. on September 3, officers were dispatched to the H-E-B located at 9100 South Woodway Drive for a report of a robbery.

Authorities were told that a man wearing a dark cap, mask, gray t-shirt and shorts approached the customer service counter and demanded money.

The suspect said he was armed with a handgun, although one was not seen.

He then placed an undisclosed amount of money in a Walmart plastic bag and exited the store at the south entrance. He entered a gray four-door passenger vehicle in the parking lot before fleeing the scene on Hewitt Drive.

Woodway dispatch has notified Hewitt and Waco Police of this information, bu the suspect was not immediately located.

No one was injured during the incident. This is an active investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Woodway Police at (254) 772-4470 or email tips to Tips@woodwaymail.org.