Two Early Morning Armed Robberies in Billings
Two armed robberies on different ends of town occurred this morning, December 4th. The first happened at about 4 a.m. at the Holiday Store at 790 King Avenue West. The suspect entered the store grabbed a few grocery items, approached the counter and brandished a hand gun. The Suspect ran away on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
According to Billings Police Sergeant Shawn Finnegan, Billings P.D. was searching in that area for the suspect when another call of another robbery at 3150 King Avenue West came into the departments dispatch center about an hour later.
Same scenario as the King Avenue East robbery, the male suspect in his 20′s wearing camouflage pants, dark jacket, mask and gloves entered the Town Pump at 32nd and King Avenue West grabbed a few items and approached the counter with a hand gun. No cash was taken in this robbery.
The investigation continues.