Tulsa Woman Robbed At Gunpoint, Robber Ties Up Store Clerk


Friday, July 17th 2009, 8:01 am
By: News On 6


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TULSA, OK -- Tulsa Police officers are looking for a man who robbed a woman at gunpoint overnight and a suspect who tied a store clerk and robbed a convenience store.

The robbery occurred about 1:30 a.m. Friday at the Sugarberry Apartments near 61st and Garnett.

The woman told police she was walking from her car to her apartment when a man armed with a shotgun approached her and demanded her purse and car keys.

The suspect then took them and drove off in her car.   The victim was not injured according to police.

Meanwhile, police are looking for a suspect involved in the robbery at a convenience store at 81st and Mingo. 

Tulsa Police say a customer found a store clerk at the Sinclair Fiesta Mart tied up behind the counter shortly before 6 a.m. Friday. 

The customer also saw a suspect drive away from the store in a black Jeep Cherokee. 

Tulsa Police say the robbery is similar to one last Friday at a Shell station at 51st and Memorial. 

7/10/2009 Related story: South Tulsa Shell Station Robbed

Anyone with information about any of the robberies is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 596-COPS.