Lufkin Wendy’s employee robbed at gunpoint

Lufkin Wendy’s employee robbed at gunpoint
Source: KTRE Staff (Source: KTRE Staff)

LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - Lufkin police are investigating the robbery of a Wendy’s employee Sunday morning.

According to the report, an employee told officers that as he walked out of the store, located at 2212 S. First St., to make a bank deposit, two men drove up in a black Cadillac with tinted windows. The passenger got out of the car with a gun and told the employee to give him the money. After taking the bank bags, the passenger got back in the vehicle. The suspects then left the scene, heading south on the South First Street feeder.

The employee described the driver as heavy-set and the passenger as thin, wearing blue jeans and a black hoodie and small beard. Both men were black.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call police at 936-633-0356 or Crime Stoppers at 936-639-TIPS if they wish to remain anonymous.

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