Armed robber flees with cash from West U business

February 5, 2016

West University police are looking for an armed robber who held up a business in the 5800 block of Kirby Drive Thursday night.

According to the report, a black male in his 30s, about 6’3″ tall and 250 pounds, entered the business, flashed a handgun, and demanded money from the cash register.

The employee complied, and the suspect fled toward Tangley Street. He was described as wearing sunglasses, blue jeans and black and plaid checkered hoodie.


Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call West U police at 713-668-0330 or to email

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