ARMED ROBBER TAKES CASH AND A PACK OF CIGARETTES
PIO Number: 17-8-5 BSO Case Number: 02-1707-002714
Date: July 23, 2017 Time: 5:01 a.m.
Place of Occurrence: Chevron gas station, 2080 Griffin Road, Dania Beach
Jurisdiction: Dania Beach
Victim(s): Chevron gas station, 2080 Griffin Road, Dania Beach
Suspect(s): Unidentified male
Description of Incident:
An armed robber walked into a Dania Beach gas station and immediately went to work. With a gun in hand, he ordered the clerk to open the cash register, snatched the cash and cash drawer and then paused to select a pack of smokes. Once he found the cigarettes he wanted, he fled into a waiting white Buick Rendezvous.
Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives are hoping newly released surveillance video will help ID the suspect.
The armed robbery happened around 5 a.m. July 23 at Chevron gas station, 2080 Griffin Road. In the video, the suspect is wearing a long-sleeve black top, loose-fitting black shorts and a pair of distinctive black and white sneakers. At one point during the robbery, his light-colored boxers can be seen. The crook’s face is covered with a black cloth and shades. He’s about 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs roughly 150 pounds.
The suspect and his driver sped off in the later-model SUV, which has a sunroof, rack and gold trim. The SUV's left light was broken. It was seen heading east toward I-95. To view the surveillance video, click here.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Armando Enrique at 954-321-4200. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org.
MEDIA NOTE: The surveillance video is on our website, sheriff.org.
THIS REPORT BY: Joy Oglesby/PIO
Posted At: 08/04/2017 01:43 PM
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