Press Conference Regarding Robbery – February 6, 2018
Video of Suspect In Robbery – January 20, 2018 on Mockingbird Lane
Original Post – February 5, 2018 @ 16:43
On Sunday, February 4, 2018, at about 2:15 p.m., an unknown Hispanic male suspect entered the victim’s unlocked vehicle in the Walgreen’s parking lot located at 5001 Ross Avenue. Once the victim entered his vehicle and sat down in the driver seat, the victim noticed the suspect kneeling down in the back seat. The suspect grabbed the victim from behind, and forced him at gunpoint to drive to two banks and withdraw money. The suspect forced the victim to drive to two more locations to withdraw money from his account, but the victim had reached his maximum withdrawal amount. The suspect made the victim drive to his residence. Once they arrived at the victim’s residence, the suspect made the victim exit his vehicle. The suspect then fled the location in the victim’s vehicle. The suspect is described as an Hispanic male with brown eyes and wearing a black ski mask, black hoodie sweat shirt with white long sleeve underneath. The draw strings on the hoodie was pulled tightly around his face with only the eyes being visible. The suspect was wearing red gloves. The victim was not injured during this incident. The Dallas Police Department’s Robbery Unit is conducting the follow-up investigation.
The Dallas Police Department asks that all citizens remain vigilant of their surroundings, keep their vehicle doors locked and look inside your vehicle before entering.
If anyone has any information about this incident please contact the Criminal Investigations Division at 214-671-3584.
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