Armed robber targets near North Side store

Suspect sought in robbery at store on Blanco Road

SAN ANTONIO – A man armed with a gun robbed a near North Side convenience store early Wednesday morning.

San Antonio police responded to the robbery just after midnight in the 3100 block of Blanco Road.

Police tell us the suspect walked in to the store, pulled out a gun and threatened two clerks.

The clerks told police he demanded money and stole cigarettes before fleeing the scene.

A short time after the reported robbery, police took a man into custody who matched the description of the suspect.

Officers took the man back to the store, but the clerks said that individual did not rob the store.

Police have not announced any arrests.

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