Odessa police arrest convenience store robbery suspect

Odessa police arrest convenience store robbery suspect
Tyrone Moorer (Source: Ector County Law Enforcement Center)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - Odessa police have made an arrest in connection with a robbery at an Odessa convenience store.

Tyrone Moorer, 41, was arrested on Wednesday following a robbery that occurred Wednesday morning around 8:15 a.m. at the 7-Eleven in the 1000 block of North Dixie.

An investigation revealed that a male subject entered the store and grabbed a wallet from a customer that was standing in line.

Police said that the subject dragged the victim to the ground while taking their property and fled the scene in a white Chrysler 300.

According to the report, throughout the course of the investigation the suspect was identified as Moorer.

Moorer was arrested and charged with robbery.

Police said more charges are expected as the investigation continues.

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