NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - The suspect allegedly told investigators that he was high on meth during the robbery and was unable to get into the cash register.
“Wheeler gave sheriff investigators a confession of how he ordered both clerks inside the cooler and then attempted to remove money from the register,” the press release stated. “Wheeler admitted to investigators that he was high on meth during the time of the robbery and needed more money to buy drugs.”
During the interview, Wheeler allegedly admitted that he could not figure out how to open the cash register.
NCSO investigators obtained an aggravated robbery warrant on Wheeler on Oct. 2.