Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Suspects Wanted in Late Night Vape Shop Robbery

The Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspects responsible for aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.

On Thursday, July 15, 2021 at around 1:30 pm, two unknown males entered a vape shop, located at the 12000 block of the Northwest Freeway, in Houston, Texas.  One of the males walked up to the employee while pointing a handgun at him while the second suspect remained at the door as a lookout. The suspect demanded the money from the cash registers and forced the employee to open the cash drawer. The employee removed the money from a register and handed it to the suspect. Both suspects then ran out of the business, got into a white Mercedes Benz, and fled the scene. Houston PD #950082-21

Suspect #1: Hispanic male, 20 to 25 years old, 5’10 to 6’2, 180 to 200 pounds, beard, red shirt, blue shorts, black shoes, Hurley cap wore gloves. Suspect #2: Hispanic male, 20 to 25 years old, 5’7 to 5’8, 140 to 150 pounds.

Please contact Crime Stoppers of Houston DIRECTLY if you have any information related to this investigation. Information leading to the charging and/or arrest of any felony suspects may result in a cash payment up to $5,000. Tipsters MUST contact Crime Stoppers DIRECTLY to remain anonymous and to be considered for a cash payment by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitting an online tip at www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app.