Odessa Police Looking for Two Robbery Suspects

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Odessa Police are searching for two men who threatened an employee and stole a number of items from the Wal-Mart on John Ben Sheppard Parkway.

A Wal-Mart employee says two Hispanic men entered the store and began placing assorted items in a shopping cart. The suspects walked past the registers toward the north-side exit doors. A Wal-Mart associate attempted to make contact when one of the suspects reached toward his waist line and acted as if he was going to pull out a weapon.

The suspects took off running from the store and threatened to shoot the associate if he chased them. The suspects were last seen running west bound across Parkway towards the mall. The Total of merchandise stolen and recovered was $191.87.

The suspects are described as follows:

(1) Hispanic male, 5'10" tall, 300 lbs. short black hair with brown eyes, goatee, approximately 25-30 years of age, wearing a black t-shirt with white writing and blue jeans.

(2) Hispanic male, 5'5"tall, 140 lbs, black hair with brown eyes, approximately 25-30 years of age, wearing a blue/red/gray striped polo shirt and blue jeans.

If you have any information about this incident or the identity of the suspects involved please contact the Odessa Police Department at 432-333-3641 or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS.