Woman strikes store clerk, charged with robbery

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Killeen Police say a dispute over whether an item had been purchased at a convenience store led to the clerk being assaulted and a woman being tracked down on a robbery charge.

Kllleen police say they were called to the Valero store at 1000 West Stan Schlueter Loop at 3:29 p.m. Sunday.

When police got there they were told a woman came into the store, purchased a few items, then left the store.

The then came back in and told the clerk they failed to include an item that she had purchased.

The clerk said the item had not been purchased.

The clerk then said the woman became angry,  struck her in the head,  grabbed the disputed item and left the store.

Police were able to make an identification of a suspect and Wednesday morning booked 53-year-old Laura Lloyd into the Bell County jail on a robbery charge.

Her bond was set at $100,000. 

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