Duncanville Police Arrest Robbery Suspect

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pictureA robbery occurred on Tuesday, August 16th at approximately 5:48 p.m. when a suspect entered a Duncanville Shell gas station at 602 South Clark Road and threatened the clerk with a machete. According to reports, the suspect stole money from the register and a carton of cigarettes before fleeing the scene running behind the business.

The suspect was described as a black male, 17-23 years of age, measuring 5’6”-5’8” and weighing approximately 140 lbs and was wearing a maroon Mesquite hoodie with black pants when he fled the location.

Duncanville investigators arrested a 19-year-old Dallas man suspected in the aggravated robbery in Duncanville, as well as several other Dallas area cities on Wednesday, August 24th.

Duncanville Detectives received a lead from Cedar Hill Police Detectives and were able to obtain an arrest warrant for the suspect. The suspect was seen in surveillance footage from several offenses threatening employees with a machete.

Harron Jamal Jennings was charged with a First Degree Felony, Aggravated Robbery of the Shell convenience store at 602 South Clark Road in Duncanville on August 16th. Jennings is accused of brandishing a machete and robbing the store of cash and cigarettes. During the robbery, Jennings was wearing a burgundy hoodie with a Mesquite High School logo on it.

Jennings was arraigned on an Aggravated Robbery charge with a bond of $25,000 and has been transported to Dallas County Jail.