Greenville Police Department
From Greenville Police Department
On Saturday, July 20, 2019, at approximately 10:00 pm the Greenville Police Department responded to a robbery at Discount Gas & Tobacco & Beverage located at 6002 Wesley Street. It was reported that a black male, approximately five feet tall, entered the store wearing safety glasses with a dark-colored cloth covering his face. The suspect forced a customer onto the ground and demanded money. The suspect claimed to have a handgun but never displayed it. The suspect stole an unknown amount of money and left the store heading northbound. Detectives are working to obtain a photo from the store’s surveillance cameras.
If you have any information about the subject’s identity or his whereabouts, please contact Detective Meeks at 903-457-2917 or 903-457-2900.
Press Release Prepared by Lt. Adam J. Phillips, PIO, Greenville Police Department