City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

(916) 808-0800
Fax : (916) 808-0818
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MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20090612-125
Friday, June 12, 2009

South Area Armed Robbery

The Sacramento Police Department is looking for the community's help to identify a robbery suspect.

On Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at 10:12 p.m., the suspect entered the Lichines Liquor and Deli, located at 7107 South Land Park Dr, waving a gun and demanding money.  The suspect took cash and merchandise from the business. 

Witnesses saw him flee the scene in the passenger's side of an older purple minivan.  The suspect was a Hispanic male adult, unknown age, 6'1, 160 pounds.  He was wearing a very distinctive torn, grey hooded sweat shirt with a black scarf covering his face, dark jeans and black shoes with white trim.  He was armed with a handgun. 

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP or text in a tip by texting to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Sacramento Police Media Relations · (916) 808-0808 · spdpio@pd.cityofsacramento.org

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