BIG SPRING - Two Big Spring residents are behind bars after an armed robbery. Big Spring Police say it happened at the T.A. Travel Center on West I-20 Tuesday night around 11:30.
Police say two people, a woman and a man, robbed the clerk and fled the scene. The clerk said the woman came to the counter, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The man and woman than left the store and fled in a red vehicle.
Howard County deputies spotted a vehicle matching that description minutes later. Deputies arrested 35-year-old Lana Martinez and 53-year-old Garland Green. Money was found on both suspects, but the gun was not located.