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Release Number: 15-338
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- June 25, 2015
- Contact Person:
- Public Information Office : firstname.lastname@example.org
Detectives Searching For Armed Robbery Suspect
Suspect robbed the clerk at gunpoint.
- June 24, 2015
- Time: 9:05 PM
- 10920 Highway 41 South
White male, 5'10”-6'2”, 210 lbs., early to late 30s, brown hair and brown goatee. Last seen wearing a plaid long-sleeved shirt, blue jean shorts, a tan or white baseball cap, sneakers and was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.
Late 80s-early 90s model 4-door vehicle, similar to a Cadillac, tan in color, very low to the ground.
On June 24, 2015 at 9:05 p.m., an unknown white male entered the Chevron located at 10920 Hwy 41 South in Gibsonton. The suspect greeted the clerk, then selected a drink from the cooler. He then walked to the counter to pay and as the clerk opened the drawer, he brandished a small black semi-automatic handgun from his waistband. The suspect pointed the gun at the clerk, reached over the counter and removed cash, then fled out the west facing door. He left the scene in a late 80s-early 90s model 4-door vehicle that was similar to a Cadillac, tan in color and very low to the ground. The vehicle fled north on Hwy 41 towards Gibsonton Drive.
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).