The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspects responsible for a series of robberies at convenience stores across the city. The robberies have occurred between July 13 – July 25 in the Southwest and Northwest sectors of Dallas. In each robbery, a suspect or suspects either display a gun or otherwise indicate that they have a gun. The suspect or suspects gain compliance from the clerks, go behind the counter and fill up a bag with cartons of cigarettes.
- On July 13, at approximately 6:30 am, two suspects entered the 7-Eleven at 2052 Fort Worth Avenue. Suspect 2 distracted the clerk while Suspect 1 indicated he had a weapon and pushed the clerk to the side. Suspect 1 then began filling up a trash bag with cartons of cigarettes. The suspects fled the location in two different vehicles.
Suspect 1 is described as a Black male in his late 30’s or early 40’s, approximately 5’10” and weighing 240 lbs. He was seen driving a blue Nissan Pathfinder.
Suspect 2 is described as a Black male in his late 20’s, approximately 5’11” and weighing 180 lbs. He was seen leaving in a white 4 door Ford Crown Victoria.
- On July 16, at approximately 5:55 am, a suspect entered the 7-Eleven at 4438 Lemmon Avenue, displayed a handgun and took assorted brands of cigarettes and Copenhagen. A second suspect remained outside of the location and acted as a lookout.
Suspect 1 is described as a Black male, 40 years old, “chubby” and wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt over dark clothing. Suspect 2 is described only as a Black male. No vehicle was seen during this offense.
- On July 20, at approximately 5:20 pm, a suspect entered the 7-Eleven at 2358 Royal Lane, indicated he had a weapon and filled up a bag with various tobacco products. He was seen fleeing in a 1998 white Cadillac Seville.
Suspect is described as a Black male, 38-40 years old wearing a red shirt, red Under Armour hat and black jeans. The vehicle is described as a 1998 white 4 door Cadillac Seville.
- On July 25, at approximately 8:40 am, a suspect entered the Chevron at 2440 Walnut Hill Lane , indicated he had a weapon and then filled up a bag with several cartons of cigarettes. The suspect was seen leaving in a blue SUV type vehicle.
The suspect is described as a Black male, 40-45 years old, approximately 5’10” weighing 240 lbs. The vehicle he fled in was described as a blue SUV (possibly a Ford Explorer) with damage to the left rear window covered in plastic.
If anyone has information regarding these robberies or recognizes any of the suspects involved, please call the Dallas Police Department Crimes Against Persons Division at 214-671-3584 or Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS (8477). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in these offenses. You may remain anonymous.