Three Men Behind Bars after Robbery at a Big Spring Wal-Mart

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - Three men are behind bars in Big Spring arrested after a robbery in the Wal-Mart parking lot.

19-year-old Josh Yanez and Edward Lopez have both been charged with robbery.

Yanez also faces a gun and drug charge.

According to the police, a 39 year old woman was attacked from behind, and her purse was stolen around 8:30 Wednesday night.

After getting a description and a license plate number, police found the pair at an apartment complex.

They were arrested along with a third man, 18-year-old Ramiro Marquez who was charged with having marijuana.

All three remain in jail waiting to be arraigned.