HOUSTON—Pasadena police arrested five men suspected of operating a robbery ring.
The men robbed seven different stores in ten days, police said.
Surveillance video captured a robbery last Saturday inside the Kool Korner convenience store located in the 600 block of Fairmont.
Then shortly after that, around 9 p.m., officers said the men robbed the Bizarre Bazaar novelty shop located in the 7000 block of Spencer Highway.
A witness called police after watching the suspected robbers go to a nearby apartment complex.
When police got there they found guns, cash and other items from at least six other robberies, investigators said.
Orlando Gutierrez, Alton Alfred, Eric Espinoza, Destin Rodriguez and Robert Dehart were charged with various counts of aggravated robbery.