Two Lawton businesses robbed - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Two Lawton businesses robbed

LAWTON, Okla_ Lawton police are investigating two late night business robberies. Investigators have a person of interest in custody for at least one of the crimes.

A worker at Kimono Steak & Sushi Bar on 82nd Street in the Lawton Marketplace told dispatchers they were robbed at gunpoint around 9:30 Thursday night. A former employee was arrested for the robbery.

About an hour after the first robbery, officers were called to the Stripes convenience store at Sheridan and Lincoln Avenue. A clerk told them three men with bandanas on their faces came into the business and robbed her at gunpoint before taking off.

Nobody was hurt during either robbery.

  • Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Budget office: GOP health bill adds 22 million uninsured

    Budget office: GOP health bill adds 22 million uninsured

    Thursday, July 20 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-07-20 08:08:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-07-20 18:28:36 GMT

    Republican senators are hunkering down for a last-ditch attempt to prevent their own divisions from pushing their health care bill to oblivion.

    Republican senators are hunkering down for a last-ditch attempt to prevent their own divisions from pushing their health care bill to oblivion.

  • LIVE: Parole board begins final deliberations in O.J. Simpson hearing

    LIVE: Parole board begins final deliberations in O.J. Simpson hearing

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 6:45 PM EDT2017-07-19 22:45:43 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:20 PM EDT2017-07-20 18:20:03 GMT
    O.J. Simpson listens to his Nevada parole hearing. (Source: CNN)O.J. Simpson listens to his Nevada parole hearing. (Source: CNN)

    If the hearing goes in his favor, Simpson could leave prison on Oct. 1. 

    If the hearing goes in his favor, Simpson could leave prison on Oct. 1. 

  • Volunteers needed for the Readers and Leaders program at Duncan Public Schools

    Volunteers needed for the Readers and Leaders program at Duncan Public Schools

    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:24 PM EDT2017-07-20 18:24:34 GMT

    The United Way of Stephens County is looking for volunteers to sign up for the Readers & Leaders program for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and first-grade students in the Duncan Public School System. Around twenty volunteers have already agreed to spend 30 minutes a week in the classrooms once the new school year begins. The goal is to find 40 readers to help 32 teachers in 32 classrooms.

    The United Way of Stephens County is looking for volunteers to sign up for the Readers & Leaders program for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and first-grade students in the Duncan Public School System. Around twenty volunteers have already agreed to spend 30 minutes a week in the classrooms once the new school year begins. The goal is to find 40 readers to help 32 teachers in 32 classrooms.

Powered by Frankly