DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: 10/10/17 8:45pm
LOCATION: 11425 Barker Cypress Road
CITY: NW Harris County
A terrifying scene for customers after two men armed with handgun(s) held an employee at gunpoint, sending customers fleeing.
- HCSO responded for reported armed robbery in progress at the Walmart
- Two males held up employee at gunpoint and forced her to back of the store.
- Customers reportedly fled out the front door. Unknown how many people total were inside
- Employee did not have code to open safe and no one else inside did either
- Suspects fled empty handed. Unknown suspect vehicle
- Cy-Fair Fire checked out one employee for difficulty breathing but no one was injured
- Radio traffic from 911 callers indicated the suspects had the victim hostage as they led her to the back of the store and were holding her by her hair in addition to having a gun to her head.
SUSPECT INFORMATION: Two Males
HANDLING AGENCIES: HCSO