Getting a flat tire is annoying, but now Dallas police say it could also be an elaborate trap set to rob you. It’s all part of a larger scheme that has robbers staking out local banks.
Police in three different North Texas cities are investigating three different armed robberies that happened under similar circumstances.
Police in McKinney are hoping the public can help them identify a couple of armed robbers bold enough to rob a store in broad daylight. The robbery happened around 5 p.m. on July 14 at an AT&T Store on Central Expressway.
Police are now working together to better educate the public on internet robbery schemes. At a joint news conference representatives from the Arlington, Fort Worth and Grand Prairie Police Departments had a warning for anyone putting items up for sale online.
Police in North Texas are looking for the two men who attacked, beat, and robbed a man as he stood inside a jewelry store at Town East Mall in Mesquite.
Police in North Texas say more criminals are turning to Craigslist to find their victims. A Dallas woman selling laptops was the latest victim.