Big Spring Police Investigating Weekend Robbery

Big Spring Police Investigating Weekend Robbery

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING – Big Spring Police are investigating following a weekend robbery.

The robbery happened at Southern Smokes located in the 1500 block of West Fourth Street.

When officers arrived on the scene, they learned that two men forced their way into the closed business and that one of the men had a handgun.

A victim told police that they were in the back living quarters watching television with a friend when they heard a knock at the door.

When the victim opened the door, the suspects forced their way in and the victim was knocked to the floor.

The suspects then gathered property, an undetermined amount of money and left the scene.

Police say the two men were 6'2" to 6'4" tall weighing 250 pounds. The suspects were last seen covered from head to foot in black clothing.

If you have any information about this robbery, contact Big Spring Police at (432) 264-2559 or Big Spring Crimestoppers at (432) 263-TIPS.