Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 12-417

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 1, 2012
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8059

    Armed Business Robbery

    Suspect commits robbery wearing a straw hat.
    • Tuesday
    • October 30, 2012
    • Time: 7:26 PM
    • Gas Kwick/Marathon Station
    • 9201 Adamo Drive
    • Tampa, Florida


    • White male
    • Mid 20’s – 30’s
    • 5’8” – 6’
    • 185 – 200 lbs., Medium build
    • Boatee and sideburns.
    • Wearing a straw gardener style hat, wire framed glasses, black trench/western style duster coat, black shirt, blue jeans and brown work boots.
    • Armed with a black handgun.


    • Possibly mid 90’s, compact vehicle, gold in color with tinted windows and no hubcaps.

    Surveillance Video:


    Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating an armed robbery of the Gas Kwick/Marathon Station located at 9201 Adamo Drive. The robbery occurred on October 30, 2012 at approximately 7:26 p.m. when the suspect entered the store and asked to purchase a pack of cigarettes. As the clerk totaled the purchase and opened the register, the suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money from the register. The clerk complied and gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect then exited the store and entered the passenger side of the above described vehicle which was occupied by an unknown Hispanic or black male driver. The vehicle was last seen eastbound on State Road 60 from the scene.

    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).

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