Convenience Store Robbery Puts Tulsa School On Lockdown

Monday, August 22nd 2011, 11:53 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -- A Monday morning robbery at a Tulsa Kum-N-Go forced a nearby school on lockdown.

Tulsa Police say two men robbed the manager of the convenience store located at 101st Street and Mingo just after 9:00 a.m.

The victim was leaving to take a cash deposit to the bank when the two armed suspects demanded the cash bag.

The two men then took the victim's cell phone and ran away on foot into a nearby neighborhood.

A Tulsa Union Public elementary school, Cedar Ridge at 9617 South Mingo, was placed on lockdown as officers patrolled the neighborhood.

If you have any information on this case you can contact Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.