Police Release Surveillance Video in Liquor Store Armed Robbery
DATE/TIME: 4/19/2015 at 2:52 p.m.
LOCATION: 3727 East Hillsborough Avenue
SUSPECT DESCRIPTION - B/M, 20-30yoa, 6'2, 200lbs, Last seen wearing- White towel over his head, Gray t-shirt with a long sleeve black shirt underneath and a white shirt underneath that with black pants.
On 4/19/15 at 2:52 p.m. the suspect entered the ABC Liquor store at 3727 East Hillsborough Avenue armed with a gun. The suspect pointed the gun at three victims inside the store and ordered them to the ground. The suspect pulled one of the victims behind the front counter and demanded money. As the victim opened the cash register, another victim pulled out a pistol and began to fire at the suspect. The suspect then returned fire and shot a customer who was inside the store. The suspect fled out of the store in an eastbound direction. Several officers from District 3 and District 2 responded and set up a perimeter. K9 and Air Service responded in an attempt to track the suspect.
The investigation is still ongoing and detectives are working to identify and arrest the suspect in this armed robbery.
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