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Detectives are searching for a suspect that burglarized the same business twice within a week.
Unknown male, 5'7”-5'9”, 150 lbs., and thin build. Last seen on September 3, 2013 wearing a red sweatshirt, black jean shorts and black sneakers. Last seen on September 8, 2013 wearing a gray hoodie, jeans, white gloves and white and blue sneakers.
On September 3, 2013 at 2:24 a.m., an unknown male threw a brick through the front door of the Hess located at 6351 W. Waters Ave. in Tampa. The suspect then entered the business, went behind the counter and smashed the cash registers on the ground. The suspect then left the scene with cash and cigarettes.
On September 8, 2013 at 4:05 a.m., the same suspect threw a rock through the window of the Hess located at 6351 W. Waters Ave. in Tampa. The suspect then entered the business, went behind the counter and smashed the cash registers on the ground. The suspect left the scene with cash and cigarettes.
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).