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Palestine police searching for armed robber

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Released by the Palestine Police Department:

On 05-21-2013 at approximately 1120pm Palestine Police responded to an armed robbery call at Brianna's Store located in the 400 block of Palestine Ave. Information from the victim indicated that three men armed with handguns entered the store and demanded money. The suspects had their heads covered at the time of the incident. The clerk handed over an undetermined amount of cash and the suspects left the scene on foot.

Police are attempting to obtain video from the business in an attempt to help identify the suspects. Police will be talking to people in the area to try and see if anyone may have seen anything suspicious around the time of the incident.

Police arrived in the area less than one minute after the call came out. Police canvassed the area but did not locate anyone in the area. There were no injuries during this incident.

Police are asking that anyone with information concerning this matter please call Detective David Kassaw at 903-731-8482 or Crimes Stoppers at 903-729-TIPS (8477).

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