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. 20100521-098
Friday, May 21, 2010

Help Catch a Robber

The Sacramento Police Department is asking for the community's help to identify a person who may be responsible for three robberies in East Sacramento.

On April 30, 2010, at 9:05 a.m., the suspect came into a fast food business located in the 3000 block of Stockton Boulevard. The suspect threatened the employee while pointing at an object that was hidden underneath his sweatshirt.  The suspect took money and fled.

On May 2, 2010, at 6:42 a.m., the suspect came into a fast food business located in the 4600 block of Broadway.  The suspect jumped the counter, pointed a sharp metal object at the employee, and demanded money.  The suspect took money and fled.

On May 19, 2010, at 7:28 p.m., the suspect came into a pharmacy business located in the 2900 block of Stockton Boulevard.  The suspect pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money.  The suspect took money but as he was doing so, a part of the gun broke off.  The gun part was determined to be a piece of plastic from an airsoft type weapon.   

The suspect is described as a male Black, light skinned, 30-40 years old, 5'10", black sweatshirt, and blue jeans.

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.

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