SOUTHMAYD, TX -- A Howe man is also headed to prison for aggravated robbery.
22-year-old James Mariano pleaded guilty to two cases of aggravated robbery and was sentenced to five years for each.
Police say Mariano tried to rob a Southmayd convenience store at gunpoint back in April.
Surveillance video showed a man walking into a store with his face covered pointing a gun at the clerk and demanding cash.
Police said he was also connected to similar robberies in Sherman.