Off-duty constable deputy at gas pump catches robbery suspect moments after Circle K robbery

8402 Fairbanks N Houston Rd (KPRC 2)

An off-duty deputy constable deputy apprehended a robbery suspect at a Circle K gas station in northwest Houston early Sunday morning.

The Constable Precinct 1 Deputy was at a gas pump at the gas station when he observed a robbery taking place inside the convenience store.

The deputy was able to catch the robbery suspect as he was leaving the store.

A weapon and about $140 were recovered, according to investigators. No injuries were reported.

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Briana Zamora-Nipper joined the KPRC 2 digital team in 2019. When she’s not hard at work in the KPRC 2 newsroom, you can find Bri drinking away her hard earned wages at JuiceLand, running around Hermann Park, listening to crime podcasts or ransacking the magazine stand at Barnes & Noble.