Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Businesses Warned After String of Robberies.(Journal North)

Byline: Kathryn Holzka For the Journal

TAOS -- Police are urging managers and employees of convenience stores, gas stations and other late night businesses to be extremely cautious in the wake of a rash of armed robberies during the past 10 days.

Criminal Investigator Barry Holfelder said Sunday three robberies occurred over the weekend alone.

A Texaco gas station on Paseo del Pueblo Sur was hit twice, once on Friday night and again on Saturday night. A Mustang gas station also on Paseo del Pueblo Sur was robbed around noon Sunday.

No one was injured in any of the armed robberies, but attendants on duty at the businesses were pretty shaken up, Holfelder said. …

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