Police search for Stripes store robber

HARLINGEN — Police are looking for a man they say robbed a Stripes convenience store in the middle of the night.

Police were called at 12:55 a.m. this morning to the Stripes store located on the 700 N. Ed Carey Drive where the clerk said a man entered the store with a gun demanding money.

Fearing for his life, the clerk handed over the money, police said.

Police said the robber was wearing a grey Nike sweatshirt, black hat and jeans.

Anyone with information on the suspect is urged to call Harlingen policeat (956) 213-5401 or the Crime Stoppers at (956) 425-8477.