Robbery suspects put store employees in a chokehold, video shows.
Houston Police Department Press Release
The Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division needs the public’s assistance identifying the suspects responsible for an aggravated robbery.
On Monday, March 13, 2023, at around 9:40 pm, an unknown female and an unknown male entered (separately) a general store located at the 6800 block of W. Montgomery in Houston, Texas. The male and female first acted like customers and walked around the store for a few minutes.
The female then walked up the counter with merchandise and as the employee was helping her, the male walked around the counter and placed the employee in a chokehold while demanding the money from the cash register. The female then walked around the counter, pulled out a handgun, and pointed it at the second employee.
Once the suspects had the money, the forced the employees to the back of the store and then fled from a back door.
Suspect #1: Black female, 20 to 30 years old, 4’11 to 5; 170 to 180 pounds, black jacket.
Suspect #2: Black male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’7 to 6’0, 200 to 250 pounds, black hoodie and black pants.