Police need help identifying convenience store robber

Robbery happened at 7-11/Exxon at 12011 Highway 281 N.


SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police Department is seeking help in identifying a man wanted for a convenience store robbery.

The robbery happened March 8 at the 7-11/Exxon located at 12011 Highway 281 North.

According to a police report, a worker noticed the man hiding a can of beer in his pants. 

The worker confronted the man, who denied having the beer, the report said. The man tried to run out of the store with the beer, but the clerk attempted to block the door and demanded that the man hand over the beer. 

The man shoved the clerk and a fight escalated, the report said. The suspect placed the worker in a headlock and punched him several times in the head.

The man took off in a dark green Ford Taurus with a Florida license plate.

Anyone with information on the man is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 210-224-STOP (7867).

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.