3 suspects wanted after armed robbery at Limestone County business

The robbery happened around 2:15 p.m. Friday.

Posted: Oct 4, 2019 2:40 PM
Updated: Oct 4, 2019 6:53 PM

Update: The sheriff’s office says the suspects’ faces were covered and they were wearing gloves. Two of them has pistols and one had a rifle.

The department says the suspects robbed employees and took between $8,000 and $10,000. The department says the tan Ford Focus they left was recovered and had been stolen Friday morning in Huntsville.

If you have information, call 256-232-0111.

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From earlier:

The sheriff's office says the person detained is no longer a suspect.

The department says investigators had a vehicle towed that was found on Laughmiller Road. It was unoccupied and determined to have been stolen.

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From earlier:

The sheriff's office says one person is currently being detained.

No one was injured, and no arrests have been made.

Investigators are collecting evidence and have towed a vehicle.

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Original story:

The Limestone County Sheriff's Office is looking for suspects and a vehicle involved in an armed robbery at PT Welding & Trailer Sales. 

The department says there are three male suspects in the robbery that happened around 2:15 p.m. Friday. A brown Ford Focus was last seen northbound on Harris Station toward Lucas Ferry.

One suspect is wearing a black shirt with white stripes.

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