Convenience Store Clerk Killed During Robbery in Texas
A Garland convenience store clerk in Texas was shot and killed during an armed robbery on Saturday, Jan. 20, according to police.
Police are appealing to the public for information after 35-year-old Manish Panday was shot dead by two men wearing hoodies, reported Dallas News. The suspects were attempting to rob the convenience store in the 4700 block of Broadway Boulevard with handguns.
Detectives released screenshots of security video showing the struggle between Panday and the two suspects, according to a Jan. 21 police statement.
The suspects are described as black men, thinly-built, one approximately 6 feet tall, and the other 5 foot 9 inches tall.
Press Release: Convenience Store Clerk Killed During Robbery. Police need help identifying two suspects involved. Anyone with information is asked to call the Garland Police Department at 972-485-4840 or Garland Crim Stoppers at 972-272-8477 or online at https://t.co/avWz9bfRQX. pic.twitter.com/gMKd8jvI88
— Garland Police PIO (@GarlandPD) January 21, 2018
Police are currently investigating the robbery and will release further information as it becomes available.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Garland Police Department at 972-485-4840 or Garland Crim Stoppers at 972-272-8477 or online at http://garlandcrimestoppers.org.