Friday, October 11, 2019

Coughing Incident Leads to Robbery at North Gas Station

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspects responsible for a robbery with bodily injury.

On Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 5:20 pm, the complainant walked into the Valero, located at 5722 Lockwood, in Houston, Texas. The complainant stated that she sat down at the slot machine next to an unknown male and female. The complainant stated that as she was sitting at the machine, she coughed, at which time the female sitting next to her started yelling at her for coughing next to her. The complainant stated that the unknown male and female began to cause a disturbance and she asked the store clerk if he could ask them to leave. The store clerk began to talk to the male and female, when suddenly the female forcibly grabbed the complainant by the hair and pulled her to the ground. The female suspect then started to assault the complainant by punching and kicking her multiple times. The female suspect then grabbed the complainant’s purse, cash and cell phone and walked out of the store with the male suspect following. Both suspects fled the scene in a dark blue SUV. Houston PD case #1172393-19

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