Hardware Stored Robbed at Gunpoint

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Midland police are investigating an armed robbery at a hardware store. Police say
Metro Hardware in the 4000 block of W. Illinois was robbed at 11:00 Friday morning.

The suspect walked into the store and pointed a semi-automatic handgun at two employees. The suspect took money from the register and the employees and then fled on foot.

There were no customers in the store at the time and no one was hurt.

Police are looking for a Hispanic male in his late 20s or 30s. He is described as 5'11" tall and heavy set, weighing 250-260 pounds. He has a light mustache, goatee and a medium complexion.