Dawg Houze robbed at gunpoint

The Dawg Houze Package Store in Portales was robbed at gunpoint on Wednesday night.

Portales Police Deputy Chief Lonnie Berry said one person came in at 8:25 p.m., produced a gun, demanded money and received money from the cash register. The robber was in and out in about one minute, Berry said.

Police don’t know how much money was taken. Berry said the robber’s face was well covered, but police are assuming the person was male.

Officers are following leads on the incident today, he said.