Armed Robbery at Florida Drive In

05/20/15

Tampa Police are on scene of an Armed Robbery to a Business which occurred at 6505 Florida Avenue North at the "Florida Drive-In" store. This robbery occurred at 9:48 pm when a light skinned Hispanic male approximately 5'9, 150 lbs. in his late teens or early twenties approached the drive-thru window and displayed a black and silver semi-automatic handgun while demanding money from the clerk. The suspect was wearing a black shirt with unknown white writing across the front, his face was obscured with a black t-shirt or bandanna and the he was also wearing a black baseball hat. The suspect fled the scene on foot.  At this time a perimeter is still up and K-9, Patrol Officers, Rapid Offender Control Officers, Air service and Detectives are actively working the scene. Video of the incident should be available by tomorrow.

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