Portales police investigating robbery

PNT Staff Report

Portales police said less than $300 was taken in an armed robbery Tuesday at KC Express at 601 W. Second St.

A man entered the store around 5 p.m., according to Chief Deputy of Police Lonnie Berry.

The robber held a handgun, demanded money and a clerk gave him cash from the register, Berry said, adding the robber left on foot.

Berry said police are following leads and no arrests have been made yet.