Odessa Police Searching for Robbery Suspect

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Police are searching for a suspect after a robbery in Odessa on Monday morning.

An unidentified man handed a 7-11 clerk a note demanding money and threatening the clerk with a gun.

The 7-11 just a few blocks north of Odessa College needs your help in solving this robbery.

We're told Sam Houston Elementary was put in "shelter in place" for about 25 minutes due to the incident.

The suspect was last seen on foot leaving to store, heading back behind the 7-11.

Police are looking for a white male, clean shaven, wearing a white or light green t-shirt in his late 30's or early 40's.

If you have any information about this robbery, contact Odessa Police or Crime Stoppers at 333-TIPS.