Thief armed with pistol jumped over counter and demanded money
Lubbock police say a thief wearing a black hoodie and armed with a pistol Tuesday night, Dec. 11, robbed a smoke shop in north Lubbock.
While searching for the thief, police officers arrested two people on unrelated charges, according to a Lubbock Police Department news release.
Police officers responded to a robbery call about 9:20 p.m. at the One Stop Smoke Shop at 2001 Clovis Rd., according to the release.
Investigators believe the thief entered the store, pointed a pistol at the employees, jumped over the counter to the cash register and demanded money.