Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 10-311

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • October 20, 2010
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8059

    Suspect Strikes Again

    Hillsborough County Detectives seek help in locating suspect who is now wanted in 9 business robberies.
    • Tuesday
    • October 19, 2010
    • Time: 11:58 PM
    • 7-Eleven & Dunkin' Donuts
    • Brandon, FL

    Update : Suspect Believed Responsible For Three Additional Robberies

    1. 7-Eleven – 1531 East Brandon Blvd. at approximately 11:58 p.m. on October 19, 2010
    2. 7-Eleven – U.S. 301 and Palm River Road at 5:00 a.m. on October 20, 2010
    3. Dunkin' Donuts - 2206 Hwy 60 E. at 11:58 p.m. on October 20, 2010

    Suspect:

    White male, 20 – 25 years, 5’5” – 5’7”, 140 lbs., medium build, black hair.
    He normally wears a hooded sweatshirt and round plastic framed glasses and possibly an earring in his left ear. Armed with a handgun described as an “Uzi” type.

    Details:

    Hillsborough Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual seen in the surveillance video. The suspect is now responsible for a total of nine armed robberies. In each of the armed robberies the suspect enters the business armed with a handgun and demands cash from the clerk. Once the clerk complies, the suspect leaves the store in an unknown direction.

    This video is from the Beverage Castle, Chevron Station and Hess Station.




    This video is from the two 7-Eleven stores.




    Previous Robberies:

    October 12, 2010 at 2:15 p.m.
    Beverage Castle – 117 Margaret Street, Brandon

    October 13, 2010 at 6:09 p.m.
    Chevron Station – 965 E. Brandon Blvd.,  Brandon

    October 15, 2010 at 10:15 p.m.
    Joy Food Store – 6314 Fowler Avenue, Tampa

    October 16, 2010 at 6:45 p.m.
    Chevron – 930 Highway 92 West, Seffner

    October 17, 2010 at 2:10 p.m.
    Handy Food Store – 9320 E. Adamo Drive, Tampa

    October 18, 2010 at 1:40 a.m.
    Hess Station – 3323 Lithia Pinecrest Road, Valrico

    Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.
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