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Detectives are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspects in the surveillance video and photographs.
#1 – Black male, 18-21 years of age, 5’7”, 180 lbs., thin build and brown eyes. Wearing a black ski mask, black leather jacket, black gloves, dark pants, and black shoes. Suspect held the handgun in his right hand.
#2 – Black male, 22-29 years of age, 5’11”, 180 lbs., thin build and brown eyes. Wearing a black ski mask, long sleeve black shirt, black glove on left hand, black jean pants with a white design on the right thigh and right rear pocket area and black tennis shoes. Armed with a bolt action rifle.
Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals observed in the surveillance video/photos. On April 2, 2011 at approximately 6:52 a.m., the two armed suspects entered the Steak and Shake Restaurant located at 1401 Brandon Boulevard West and ordered the four employees into a storage room. The suspects fled from the scene after taking money from the registers and employees.
Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to