On Sunday, June 19th, 2022, at around 4:14 A.M., officers with the City of Orange Police Department were dispatched to Petroleum Wholesale / Main Street Market located 333 North Lutcher in reference to an aggravated robbery. When officers arrived, contact was made with the store clerk. The clerk reported that two black males entered the store at the same time, and one of the males walked around where she was sitting and displayed a handgun. The clerk reported the male with the firearm hit her several times with the firearm and the other black male began taking cash from the till.
The City of Orange Detective Division is currently investigating this incident and looking for the public’s assistance. If anyone recognizes the vehicle, the unmasked male in the footage, or has any information about this incident; please contact the Detective Division at 409-883-1095. Citizens can also report it anonymously to Crime Stoppers of SETX at 409-833-TIPS (8477), online at 833TIPS.com or download the P3 TIPS app. You will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.