Hobbs man behind bars accused of robbing Town & Country store

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

A Hobbs man is behind bars accused of robbing a Town and Country store at gunpoint.

According to police, 20-year-old Tracy Park walked into the store around Monday night, and demanded cash.

An investigator spotted Park about a block away, Park dropped his gun, and took off running.

Police say they caught Park after a short chase on foot.

Tracy Park is charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault.

His bond has been set at a little more than 52-thousand dollars.