Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 11-436

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • December 19, 2011
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8059

    Suspects Sought In Armed Robbery

    Two suspects rob convenient store and pistol whip clerk.
    • Friday
    • December 16, 2011
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • 7-Eleven
    • 4001 West Waters Avenue

    Suspect #1

    Hispanic male, 20’s, 5’9”, 180 lbs., medium build. Wearing a black long sleeve hoodie, red bandana over his face, dark jeans and dark shoes. Armed with a silver semi automatic handgun.

    Suspect #2

    Black male, 20’s, 5’ll”, 180 lbs., medium build. Wearing a black long sleeve hoodie, black mask, and long blue shorts with a logo on the right rear pocket, black shoes


    Hillsborough detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects observed in the surveillance photos.

    On December 16, 2011 at approximately 2:02 a.m., the suspects entered the 7-Eleven store located at 4001 West Waters Avenue. The Hispanic male was armed with a silver handgun and struck the clerk in the head with the gun. The suspects then demanded money and received an undisclosed amount of money and Newport cigarettes. The suspects then fled on foot from the front of the store.

    Anyone with any information reference the suspects is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspects 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 C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).

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