Man pleads guilty to aggravated robbery of Kilgore convenience store

Man pleads guilty to aggravated robbery of Kilgore convenience store
Jonathan Zuniga (Source: Gregg County Sheriff's Office)

GREGG COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A man has pleaded guilty in connection to the aggravated robbery of a Kilgore convenience store.

Jonathan Zuniga, 22, of Kilgore entered a guilty plea in a Gregg County court Friday morning.

He was arrested in connection to the aggravated robbery of a convenience store. According to the Gregg County Sheriff's Office, the robbery occurred on Oct. 22, 2017, at the E-Z Mart located at 6420 Highway 135.

The sheriff's office reports that he and another suspect, 22-year-old Clarence Bedford III, of Kilgore, were arrested on Nov. 21, 2017, after the sheriff's office and the Longview Gregg County SWAT Team executed an arrest warrant at a home in the Kilgore-Liberty City area.

According to judicial records, Zuniga's sentencing date has not been set.

Bedford is scheduled for a plea hearing on Sept. 20.

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