Robbery at Joe's Speedy Stop in Port Arthur

Robbery at Joe's Speedy Stop in Port Arthur

Port Arthur police are investigating an aggravated robbery at Joe's Speedy Stop, 600 West Gulfway Drive, PAPD Field Operations Lieutenant Jeremy Lloyd said in a release Dec 4.

PAPD officers were dispatched to the convenience store on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 10:52 p.m. According to Lloyd, officers met with the victim, who stated that he was approached by a male subject in the parking lot of the store. The victim then said the suspect produced a handgun and demanded money from the victim. The victim gave the suspect $70, and the suspect fled the scene.

The victim was not able to provide a detailed description of the suspect. At this time, the suspect remains at large.

Anyone with further information should contact the PAPD Criminal Investigations Division at (409) 983-8624.