Sherman dollar store robbed at gunpoint

SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) - A dollar store in Sherman was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night.

Sherman police said it happened just before 10 p.m. at the Dollar General in the 200 block of Sunset just west of WNJ Medical Center.

Police said the suspect, described as a thin man approximately 5'8", entered the store, approached two employees and pointed a semi-automatic handgun at them demanding money from the registers and the safe.

The suspect fled the store about a minute later, last seen running east, with over $1,000 in cash.

Police ask anyone with information to call Det. Rob Ballew at 903-892-7246.