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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 16-361

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • August 1, 2016
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    • 813/247-8060

    Armed Business Robbery

    The suspect demanded cash along with a Reese's peanut butter cup.
    • Sunday
    • July 31, 2016
    • Time: 8:32 AM
    • CVS
    • 11212 North Dale Mabry Highway
    • Tampa, Florida



    Black male, medium build, medium complexion, thick goatee. Last seen wearing sunglasses, a baseball cap with "TB", black t-shirt with "U MAD BRO?" on front, long dark shorts and white athletic shoes.


    On July 31, 2016 at 8:27 a.m., the suspect entered the CVS located at 11212 N Dale Mabry Hwy. At 8:32 a.m., the suspect walked up to the counter and selected a Reese's peanut butter cup. When the complainant rang up the Reese's, the suspect demanded cash from the register. The complainant attempted to walk away, unsure if the suspect was serious, when the suspect pulled out a black handgun and repeated his demand. The complainant removed the entire drawer and the suspect removed the cash and rolled coins. The suspect fled on foot westbound down Hudson Lane to an unknown location.

    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 send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.
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