CRIME STOPPERS CRIME OF THE WEEK 04-12-13: POLICE SEEK SUSPECT IN ATTEMPTED ROBBERY
A man walks into an East El Paso cellular phone store armed with a knife and threatens the employee in a robbery attempt. Detectives from the El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Person’s Unit (C.A.P.) are asking for the assistance of the community in finding this subject, making this the
Crime Stoppers “Crime of the Week”
Just minutes after seven on the evening of Thursday January 10th 2013, an employee at the Cricket store located at 9530 Viscount began to close the business for the day. As she was closing the business when a man walked in armed with a knife and made a statement to the employee that he was going to rob the business. The employee in fear of her life ran out of the business. As she exited so did the man and he was last seen fleeing the area on foot.
The man is described as a Hispanic male, 20 to 30 years of age, brown eyes, between 5’10” to 6’ in height, 160 lbs., and medium complexion. He was last seen wearing a light blue hoodie, dark colored zip up jacket, tight blue jeans, and black and white converse. The man was also possibly wearing a mask over his face or had painted his face with black paint.
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If you have any information at all about the identity of the suspect in this case, please call Crime Stoppers of El Paso at 566-TIPS (566-8477) or on-line at www.crimestoppersofelpaso.org. You will remain anonymous and, if your tip leads to an arrest, you can qualify for a cash reward up to $1,000.
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Crime Stoppers of El Paso ’13 stats / Since inception (1978)
Subjects arrested 16 / 4002
Cases 19 / 4828
Narcotics recovered $ 42,818 / $ 47,980,800
Property recovered $ 27,100 / $ 4,229,356
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