Truck Stop Robbery Team

An East Texas man and woman robbery team are in custody today, suspected of committing a spree of armed robberies overnight in Gregg and Harrison counties. Police in Gregg county arrested 21 year old Shada Kianizadeh and 21 year old Otis Anthony as they approached a convenience store on Estes Parkway around 12:30 this morning. The pair had allegedly pulled 3 other armed robberies from Harrison to Gregg county over a 3 hour period... getting cash and cigarettes at each. Police say they spotted the pair at a Longview store before they had a chance to try it again. Both remain in the Gregg County Jail.