HEB robbery suspect still at large

Surveillance picture of suspected H-E-B robber.
Surveillance picture of suspected H-E-B robber.

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austin Police are investigating after a man robbed an HEB Plus store just before 1 p.m. on Aug. 15 in Austin.

Police were called to the store at Ranch Road 620 and Anderson Mill Road after the robber passed a note demanding money to a customer service counter employee.

Witnesses told police they didn’t see any weapons during the robbery, and nobody was hurt in the incident.

getaway car
Police say the suspect drove away in a black 4-door sedan, possibly a Dodge Avenger.

The suspect left the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. He was described as a man in his 30s or 40s, 5 feet 7 inches tall with a medium build and a ‘beer belly.’

He was last seen wearing a camouflage and burnt orange Texas cap with a white Longhorn emblem on the front, dark sunglasses, a faded pink short sleeved t-shirt, gray shorts, and black with white tennis shoes. He drove away in a black 4-door sedan, possibly a Dodge Avenger.

Anyone with information about the suspect or this incident is asked to call the Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092.

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