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Black male, 18 – 22 years of age, 6’ – 6’3”, 180 lbs, thin build, black hair and brown eyes.
Last seen wearing camouflage jacket over a light gray hooded sweatshirt, black bandana with white polka dots over his lower face, blue jeans and brown and black Polo boots.
Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect seen in the surveillance photo. On January 10, 2011 at approximately 3:35 a.m., the suspect entered the 7-Eleven store armed with a pocket knife. The suspect demanded and received 10 cartons of Newport cigarettes, scratch off lottery tickets and an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect fled the scene on foot and no vehicle seen.
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