On Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at approximately 12:15am, Copperas Cove Police were dispatched to 394 Town Square to an Aggravated Robbery and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Officers learned two armed subjects entered the business, assaulted a clerk, and attempted to steal money.
A witness to the incident chased the suspects and was fired upon as the suspects fled. The witness was not injured during the incident.
Detectives were called to the scene and later located a 2008 Chevrolet Equinox abandoned in the 1300 block of High Chaparral Dr. The Equinox was identified as the vehicle used during the robbery and later reported stolen to the Killeen Police Department.
The Copperas Cove Police Department is continuing to investigate this incident and would like to inform you that tips can be made anonymously through the Copperas Cove Crime Stoppers tip number (254)547-1111.