Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 12-418

    • 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 Robbery

    Detectives are investigating a robbery at the Sunset Internet Cafe.
    • Thursday
    • November 1, 2012
    • Time: 12:30 AM
    • Sunset Internet Cafe
    • 14220 Nebraska Avenue
    • Tampa, Florida


    • #1 – Black male, 22 – 29 years of age, approximately 5’6, dark complexion, thin build. Wearing a white mask and dark clothing. Armed with a handgun.
    • # 2 – Black male, 20’s, approximately 6’, thin build. Wearing a green mask and dark clothing. Armed with a handgun.


    Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred November 1, 2012 at approximately 12:30 a.m. at the Sunset Internet CafĂ© located at 14220 Nebraska Avenue in Tampa.

    The two armed suspects entered the business and approached, one of the male victims that were walking out of the business. The suspect struck the victim in the head with the gun (pistol whip) and told him to stay inside. There were four individuals inside the business at the time of the robbery. The suspects proceeded to rob the business and while inside, one of the suspects used his handgun to strike a second victim in the head (pistol whip).

    Anyone with any information reference these 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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