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Deputies are seeking the public's help in identifying the suspect from surveillance photos.
- Black male
- 5’7” – 5’11”
- Thin build.
- Possible dreadlocks.
- Wearing a black stocking cap, black bandana covering his face below the eyes, black short sleeve shirt, black glove on left hand, dark cargo style shorts and black high top shoes.
- Armed with a knife.
Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the robbery suspect in the surveillance photo. On October 25, 2011 at approximately 6:43 a.m. the unknown suspect entered the business armed with a knife. He approached the clerk and demanded money and cigarettes. After receiving an undisclosed amount of currency and several cartons of Newport cigarettes the suspect fled on foot northbound from the store.
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 C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).