Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 12-464

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 28, 2012
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8059

    Clerk Fights Off Armed Robbery Suspect

    Suspect leaves empty handed.
    • Thursday
    • November 22, 2012
    • Time: 7:10 AM
    • Mobil Mart
    • 2510 Highway 60 East
    • Valrico, Florida


    • Black male
    • 25-26 years
    • 5’9”-5’10”
    • 130-135 lbs., Thin Build
    • Light complexion.
    • Last seen wearing dark sunglasses, black hooded sweatshirt, blue denim shorts, white socks and black slip on sandals.


    • Long barreled revolver, black in color


    On November 22, 2012, at approximately 7:10 a.m., the suspect entered the Mobil Mart located at 2510 Highway 60 East in Valrico. The suspect demanded money from the store clerk. The store clerk grabbed the barrel of the revolver and began to wrestle with the suspect. The clerk pushed the suspect out of the store. The suspect fled south bound on foot from the store without receiving any money.

    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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