Thursday, March 12, 2020

Five masked suspects claim they're police, invade home

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Major Offenders Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspects responsible for an Aggravated Robbery – Home Invasion and Police Impersonation.      On Thursday, February 20, 2020, at approximately 12:15 a.m., five unknown masked suspects kicked open a door of a residence located in the 1600 block of North City Oaks Lane, in Houston, Texas. During the incident, the suspects announced themselves as “HPD” several times, and demanded that the residents put their hands up. The suspects were armed with both semi-automatic and automatic weapons. Two of the suspects held one of the victims and her children at gunpoint while the others rummaged through the home. The suspects stole jewelry and $4,000 in cash before fleeing the location. The suspects fled in an unknown vehicle, in an unknown direction of travel. 

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, charging and/or arrest of the suspects in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.