Monday, June 22, 2020

Suspects Wanted in Series of Cell Phone Store Robberies

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspects responsible for several aggravated robberies with a deadly weapon. Two unknown males are responsible for at least four cell phone robberies in Houston beginning on Thursday, June 18, and with the most recent on Sunday, June 21. In the robberies, the suspects point a handgun at the employee and demand the cell phones from the safe along with the money from the cash register. In one of the robberies, the suspect referred to the other suspect as Corey several times during the robbery.

The robberies have occurred at the following locations:

1. June 18 at 12:00 pm Metro PCS at 10001 W. Bellfort – Case #804638-20

2. June 18 at 2:00 pm Metro PCS at 7030 Monroe – Case #805191-20

3. June 21 at 11:16 am Metro PCS at 4211 Caroline – Case #817889-20

4. June 21 at 12:30 pm Boost Mobile at 5901 Bellaire – Case #818132-20

Suspect Descriptions: Suspect #1: Black male, 15 to 18 years old, 5’4 to 5’6, thin build, white pullover, blue jeans and red shoes.Suspect #2: Black male, 15 to 16 years old, 5’4 to 5’5, black pullover and blue jeans. Possibly named ‘Corey.’

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org