10 people robbed at gunpoint in south Abilene


ABILENE, Texas - Three suspects got away with thousands of dollars in cash after robbing 10 people at gunpoint in south Abilene on Wednesday.

According to a report filed with police, the robbery happened just before noon at a business in the 3800 block of Stewart Road. That is off Hwy 277, south of Dyess Air Force Base.

The suspects took cash and personal items from the victims' pockets. The estimated value of the cash and stolen items is $8,000.

At least two of the victims are in their 60's and 70's.