Diamond Shamrock Held Up, Suspects On The Loose

Two crooks are on the loose after holding up a Springs convenience store Wednesday night.

According to police, the suspects entered a southeast side Diamond Shamrock just after 10 p.m. carrying guns, faces concealed by masks, and demanded money and lottery tickets from the clerk. After getting what they came for, the men ran away from the area.

The first suspect has been described as a heavyset black man, standing about 6 feet tall to 6-foot-2. The second suspect's race is unknown, was about 5-foot-10 to 6 feet with a medium build. Both were wearing dark pants and gray hoodies.

The Diamond Shamrock is located on 2455 Arlington Drive, near the area of South Circle and Monterey.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call police at 444-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP.