ANDREWS COUNTY, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – The Andrews County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a robbery suspect was shot at a local business.
According to a release, deputies were called to Gebo’s Store around 6:45 p.m. Monday night about a robbery.
While investigating, officials learned a suspect entered and tried to rob the store at gunpoint, officials say.
The suspect, who has not been identified, pointed a gun at store employees as well as citizens before shots were fired and the suspect was struck, the release reads.
Officials say the suspect was taken to Permian Regional Medical Center with multiple gunshot wounds and later to Odessa for further treatment.
No other injuries were reported and ACSO officials say the investigation is ongoing.