Hobbs Police Searching for Armed Robbery Suspects

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - Having a gun pointed in your face is the last thing you expect at work, but it happened to an unsuspecting Sonic worker in Hobbs.

He got held up by two armed men.

The incident happened early Wednesday morning at the sonic on North Del Paso.

The employee was loading up stuff in a car when the pair snuck up on him.

One of them men pulled out a gun, and demanded cash.

The worker dropped the night deposit bag, full of money, and they grabbed it.

Both the robbers ran off and still haven't been caught.