Sherman Police are searching for two robbery suspect who held up Winners Sweepstakes with a handgun.


An emailed release from Sgt. Brett Mullen said an aggravated robbery occurred at Winners Sweepstakes, at 1415 South Sam Rayburn Freeway, at approximately 10:37 p.m. Wednesday.


“Two suspects entered the business,” Mullen said in the email. “One pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. The suspects received less than $1,000 from the store and fled in a silver, four door vehicle.”


Mullen said the license plate was initially reported as a Colorado plate, but advised it was a green and white plate and the Colorado connection was not confirmed. He said no one was injured during the robbery and the investigation is ongoing.


Anyone with information regarding this incident or suspect(s) should call Det. Jamie Bunetto at 903-892-7335.