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
www.sacpd.org

MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20090722-153
Wednesday, July 22, 2009

All You Can Eat...Not All You Can Grab

The Sacramento Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying two robbery suspects.  On Monday, July 13, 2009, at 9:30 p.m., two suspects entered the China Buffet Restaurant (1402 Broadway). One was armed with a gun and demanded money.  They pistol whipped an employee and fled the business taking the cash register.  Both suspects were seen running to an awaiting vehicle, described as a white sedan.

Suspect #1 is described as a male Black, between 20 and 30 years old.  He is 6'0" in height, heavyset, with black hair and brown eyes.  He is seen wearing a black T-shirt, and blue jeans. 

Suspect #2 is also described as a male Black, between 20 and 30 years old.  He is of average height and build.  He has black hair, brown eyes, and is seen wearing a white T-shirt, dark jacket (with a stripe down the arm), blue jeans, and armed with a gun.

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 to 274637 (CRIMES).  Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Suspect #1

Suspect #1

Suspect #2

Suspect #2


Suspects

Suspects


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