TAMPA POLICE WORKING TO IDENTIFY ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT

04/25/18
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DATE/TIME: 4/25/18 @ 7:40 AM 
LOCATION: 707 W. Harlan Street 
VICTIM: Gilberto Lopez Pino DOB: 8/7/1967 
SUSPECT: BM 5'10"-6', 170-180 pounds 
SUSPECT VEHICLE: Black 4-door Nissan (possibly Altima), chrome handles and trim 

DETAILS: The suspect, seen in the photos, followed the victim home from the 7-Eleven at Columbus & Himes. As the victim pulled up to his house and exited his car, the suspect ran up behind him, produced a firearm, and demanded the victim's wallet. A struggle ensued. The suspect then pushed the victim to the ground and pistol-whipped him. The victim yelled for help and that there were cameras in the area, causing the suspect to run eastbound towards N. Boulevard, where he left the car parked at the corner. No property was taken, but the victim did suffer non-life threatening injuries to the face and arms. Anyone with information on the identity of this suspect is urged to contact Crimestoppers of Tampa Bay at 1.800.873.TIPS.