Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspects responsible for a series of aggravated robberies with a deadly weapon.
On July 29, 2019 at 9:00 pm, the complainant was at his apartment complex, located at 5800 Hollister Street, in Houston, Texas. The complainant discovered that his vehicle, a silver Toyota Tacoma, had been stolen by an unknown person(s). In the coming days, the vehicle was used in the commission of several robberies. Houston PD #968599-19
On July 30, 2019 at 7:22 pm, the complainant was outside of his residence at the 5300 block of Langfield Road, in Houston, Texas. The complainant stated that a young male with a black handgun approached him. The male pointed the handgun at him and demanded his wallet. When the complainant gave the suspect his wallet, the suspect realized that there was no money in it and threw the wallet back at him. The suspect then ran to the passenger seat of a silver Toyota Tacoma that was being driven by a second unknown male, and fled the scene. Houston PD #976504-19
On July 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm, the complainant was at the Motel 6 located at 14255 Northwest Freeway. The complainant stated that a young male with a black handgun approached him in the parking lot. The male pointed the handgun at him and demanded his money. The complainant repeatedly told the male he did not have any money. The suspect then ran to the passenger seat of a silver truck and fled the scene. Houston PD #976555-19
On July 30, 2019 at 7:40 pm, the complainant was at the 8300 block of Grow Lane when a silver Toyota Tacoma approached him and a young male exited from the passenger side front seat. The suspect pointed a handgun (initially covered by a sock over his hand) at the complainant and demanded his wallet. The complainant complied and the suspect pulled the sock off showing the handgun. The complainant took cover and the suspect got back into the truck while firing one round at the complainant, striking his vehicle. Houston PD #976610-19
On July 30, 2019 at 8:53 pm, the complainant was driving his vehicle at the 6800 block of Stone Brook Lane when he was involved in a crash with a silver Toyota Tacoma. The vehicle rear-ended the complainant’s vehicle and when he exited to check for damage, a young male got out of the passenger side door of the Tacoma and confronted the complainant while pointing a handgun at him. The suspect demanded the complainant’s wallet and fearing for his safety, the complainant fled on foot. The suspect got into the complainant’s vehicle and drove away with the Tacoma following. The vehicle was found later that night at the 7900 block of Shady Arbor Lane completely burned. Houston PD #976845-19
Suspect descriptions: Suspect #1: Black male, early 20’s, 5’10 to 6’0, thin build.
Suspect #2: Black male.
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