Suspects walk off with cash register in Alamo beer barn robbery

Authorities are searching for three suspects accused of a robbing a drive-thru beer barn in Alamo in a crime where they walked away with the cash register.

It all happened at the Alegro Drive-Thru off Business 83 and Border Road just outside Alamo city limits around 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating the armed robbery.

An employee told deputies that she was stocking the beer cooler when the suspects pulled up.

One of the suspects had a rifle, threatened her, demanded cash and ordered her to other side of the store.

The suspects fled the scene after one of them grabbed the cash register.

Deputies reported that the crime was caught on surveillance cameras but investigators are not releasing the video until they complete their analysis.