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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 16-153

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • April 13, 2016
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piooffice@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    RadioShack Robbery

    Suspect stole between 30-50 phones, valued between $18,000-$25,000.
    • Monday
    • April 11, 2016
    • Time: 9:13 PM
    • RadioShack
    • 11685 Boyette Road
    • Riverview


    Black male, 20 – 25 years of age, slim build, approximately 6' – 6'2”, wearing black hoodie, black pants, black shoes and carrying a black, red and white back pack.

    Possible vehicle:

    Dark color Ford Fusion with tinted windows.

    Surveillance Video:


    Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office detectives are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspect in the surveillance photos.

    On April 1, 2016 at approximately 9:13 pm, while the store was closing a black male entered the store. The suspect then told the people in the store to drop their phones on the floor. The suspect implied that he had a weapon. He then locked two customers and an employee in the bathroom of the business. He then demanded the sales clerk to show him where the Iphones were located. The employee showed the suspect where the Iphones were located and he stole between 30 – 50 phones, valued between $18,000 - $25,000. The suspect then fled the scene out the back door of the business.

    A dark color Ford Fusion with tinted windows was observed in front of the business minutes prior to the suspect entering the store.

    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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