Thieves smash truck through CitiTrends clothing store, police say


HOUSTON – Houston police are looking for the thieves who smashed a truck into the front of a southeast Houston store.

Police said a white truck was found near the front of CitiTrends on Almeda Genoa near the Gulf Freeway. But the thieves who drove it into the store were gone by the time officers arrived.

The crooks tried to take the safe, but couldn't get it out, police said. It is unclear if they got away with any merchandise.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to come forward.