PUBLIC INFORMATION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 26, 2014
Do You Recognize Attempted Robbery Suspect?
Photos from surveillance video shows one suspect and the vehicle in which he left the scene of an attempted robbery.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department requests the community’s help in identifying the suspect(s) or vehicle in these images from the attempted robbery of a business.
Approximately 1:30 p.m. Monday, February 24, 2014: While one suspect was a lookout at the front door, the other suspect entered Joyas Robles Inc. at 1133 S. Glendale Drive. That suspect pulled out what the clerk believed to be a handgun, walked around the store briefly and then left. No one was harmed.
Witnesses described suspect #1, who entered the store, as:
• male Hispanic adult,
• 40-50 years of age,
• 5 feet 10 inches tall,
• 200 lbs.,
• gray facial hair,
• wearing a green jacket with dark-green sleeves, a gray hoodie and black pants.
The only description they were able to provide of the lookout was that he or she was wearing a gray hoodie.
The Police Department asks anyone who may know the identity or location of the suspect(s) to call (801) 799-3000. Anonymous tips may be sent by texting the keyword TIPSLCPD plus any relevant information to 274637. Reference: case #14-30672.
Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).