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.