Dollar General robbery suspect in custody

Dollar General robbery suspect in custody

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LUBBOCK, Texas -

A suspect in connection with the Central Lubbock discount store robbery is in custody.

A store clerk at Dollar General on 50th near Avenue U told police the bandit displayed the butt of a gun in his waistband and demanded money. A witness reportedly told investigators he saw the suspect toss a pellet gun outside the store, which shattered.

Julian Jacob Mojica, 24, was arrested later in a nearby alley.

Police report they found evidence in a dumpster. 

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