Pima County Sheriff's Department

1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714
(520) 351-4600
In the event of an emergency, dial 911.

Press Release

Robbery on Wheels

Sent on 7/25/2016 6:00:01 PM

On July 3, 2016, at approximately 2:00 p.m., San Xavier District deputies responded to the Walmart Neighborhood Market located at 2823 W. Valencia Road for the report of a theft. Arriving deputies learned that a man had placed items into a basket attached to the front of a gray scooter and tried to leave without paying for the merchandise. When a Walmart employee attempted to stop him from leaving the store, he pinned her against a wall with the scooter. The employee was able to free herself from the scooter with the help of two bystanders. The male fled the store and proceeded westbound on Valencia Road toward Cardinal Avenue. The suspect is described as: • Caucasian male, brown hair, with a mustache • Late 40’s to Early 50’s • Last seen wearing a red University of Arizona baseball hat, black v-neck t-shirt, blue jeans, and running shoes • Driving a gray scooter and carrying crutches The suspect is also wanted in connection with a theft on July 2, 2016, at the same store. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.


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