Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Detectives Need Your Help to Identify Armed Robbery Suspect

On December 15, 2012, at approximately 5:35 p.m. Overland Park Police responded to the report of an armed robbery at a cell phone store located in the 10200 block of W. 75th Street.

The store employee told officers that a man came into the store, displayed a black handgun, demanded money from the employee and told him to get on the ground. The suspect grabbed the money from the cash register, along with some phones, and then left the scene on foot. The employee was not injured during the robbery.

The suspect is described as a white male, late 20’s, 200 lbs., 5’ 9”, wearing a black hoodie with a red short sleeved striped polo shirt over the hoodie. He was wearing black sunglasses and had no facial hair.

Please take a look at the photos and the surveillance video below. We’re hoping someone may recognize the unique clothing the suspect was wearing at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the TIPS HOTLINE at 816-474-TIPS or the Overland Park Police Department at 913-344-8750.