Sent on 2/7/2018 3:20:14 PM
On January 24, 2018, at approximately 3:40 p.m., deputies responded to the Circle K located at 5818 South Palo Verde Road for a report of an armed robbery. When deputies arrived, they discovered an unknown male suspect was waiting in line to purchase items. He became impatient with the clerk and produced a knife from his sweater, telling the clerk to hurry up. The suspect then took the items and left the store without paying for them. The suspect is described as: • Hispanic or Caucasian, in his 20s to 30s • Weight is approximately 150 pounds and height is between 5’6” and 5’8” • Last seen wearing a hat with a logo, black sweater with light-colored writing, blue jeans and tennis shoes. • He is thought to live in the Palo Verde and Benson Highway area. Robbery/Assault detectives have taken over the investigation and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in this case. Anyone with information is asked to call 9-1-1. You can also submit an anonymous tip, with the potential for a reward, by text, phone, or by going to 88-CRIME.org.