HPD: Driver in stolen vehicle slams into convenience store in east Houston

A convenience store owner has a lot of cleaning up to do this morning after a driver slammed through the front door.

April 23, 2013 6:44:07 AM PDT
Cleanup is underway at an east Houston convenience store after someone drove a stolen vehicle into the front of the building.

It happened around 5am at the store on Lyons near Majestic. Authorities on the scene say the vehicle was reported stolen.

The store owner tells Eyewitness News his store has been targeted by robbers seven different times but this is the first time he has had to deal with a vehicle going through his store.

The surveillance video showed the suspects trying to break into the burglar bars before they rammed into the store with the vehicle. Police say the suspects took off and got into a getaway car.

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