2 arrested in armed robbery at Dollar General

San Antonio police nab two suspected robbers near Austin Highway and Lanark


Two men were taken into police custody following an armed robbery at a Dollar General in northeast San Antonio.

The robbery was reported Thursday night at the Dollar General on Austin Highway and Lanark.

Police said the suspects walked into the store with guns, and one of the men held the customers and employees in the back while the other went through the cash registers.

An officer responding to the robbery apprehended one of the men as he was leaving the store.

The other suspect ran into a wooded area and was caught a short time later by park police officers.

Police said no one was injured during the robbery. The names of the suspects have not been released.