Knife, ice pick used in robbery outside popular Weslaco bar
Fri, 15 Jun 2012 15:59:26 GMT —
Authorities are looking for two men who used a knife and an ice pick for a robbery that took place outside a popular bar in Weslaco.
It all happened outside the Paradise Roadhouse off Expressway 83 just east of FM 1015 late Sunday night.
Weslaco police told Action 4 News a man was outside the bar in his pickup truck when an blue SUV pulled up next to him.
One man in the SUV asked for a cigarette light while the other went to the front of the bar and looked inside.
The man returned from the bar and they both robbed the man in the pickup truck using a knife and an ice pick.
Police said that the man with the ice pick used it to puncture the alleged victim's tires.
The suspects fled the scene with the victim's wallet.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Weslaco Crime Stoppers at (956) 968-8477.