Clerk reports robbery; later charged
A Granbury convenience store clerk told deputies that a man wearing a mesh mask and dark clothing came into the store Thursday night demanding money. The clerk said he gave the robber an undetermined amount of cash from the register. The suspect then fled on foot.
The incident was reported about 10 p.m. at Tommy's in the 1700 block of South Morgan St. During the investigation authorities discovered that the clerk, Rickey Dale Hart II, 21, of Granbury, had a felony warrant from Johnson County for evading arrest in a motor vehicle and was in possession of under a gram of meth. He was charged with possession of a controlled substance. The robbery is under investigation by sheriff’s office investigators. Anyone with information can call 817-579-3307 or Crime Stoppers at 817-573-TIPS and remain anonymous.