On January 1, 2018 at about 5:08 a.m., Terrell Police responded to an Aggravated Robbery, just occurred, at Whataburger #2 the South location, 1261 FM 148.
Victims and witnesses reported a black male and possible Hispanic male entered the business around 5:00 a.m. Both suspects displayed handguns and were wearing joggers and hoodies and each had their faces covered with bandannas. They ordered the customers to the ground and ordered an employee to the register and took the cash. A second employee, the manager, was ordered to the back office. There, they took more money. Fortunately, no one was injured.
Suspects fled the store on foot and entered a vehicle and fled in the vehicle north on FM 148 and then west on Spur 557. A possible suspect vehicle description is a light grey or Smokey blue four door sedan, possibly a Nissan Altima.
In-store video was captured at the scene. Subsequently the following day, January 2, 2018 @ approximately 4:30 a.m., a similar offense occurred in Forney, also a Whataburger location. Both agencies are working together, as the offenses have many similarities.
If you have information regarding this offense or any potential identification of the suspects or the vehicle, contact Terrell Police Department Criminal Investigation Division Sgt. Whitworth. 469 474 2642.