Pima County Sheriff's Department

1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714
(520) 351-4600
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Press Release

Northwest Circle K Armed Robbery

Sent on 9/27/2016 9:20:25 AM

On Sunday, September 11, 2016, at approximately 9:44 p.m., Foothills District deputies responded to the Circle K located at 2080 West Ruthrauff Road for a report of a robbery. When deputies arrived, they learned a man entered the store and demanded cigarettes and money while displaying a knife to the store clerk. The suspect then fled the store and proceeded southbound on La Cholla Boulevard. The suspect is believed to be named Zack and is possibly homeless, living in the area of La Cholla Boulevard and Ruthrauff Road. Witnesses describe the suspect as: • Hispanic male, possibly of Puerto Rican descent, who speaks with an accent • Approximately 6 feet tall, with brown eyes • Last seen wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, a red bandana over his face, blue jeans, and a black or brown backpack Detectives with the Robbery/Assault Unit have reviewed surveillance video and are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call 9-1-1. You can also submit an anonymous tip, with the potential for a reward, by text, email, or phone, to 88-CRIME.


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