Couple Arrested After Armed Robbery

A Lufkin store clerk is recovering from a head injury after being attacked during a robbery.

Nineteen year old Lonnie Hurts and a 15-year-old girl were arrested and charged with aggravated robbery. Police said the couple held up the OKAY store on North John Redditt in Lufkin Sunday night.

Police caught Hurts and the girl after seeing their car stuck in a ditch nearby. Officers also found two guns and money possibly taken during the hold up.

The girl reportedly hit the clerk in the head with a pistol before taking off. The man was treated for a laceration and released.