Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Armed Suspects Sought in Cell Phone Store Robbery


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

On Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 2:45 pm, two unknown males entered a cell phone store, located at the 5700 block of Chimney Rock, in Houston, Texas. The males approached the counter and first acted like customers. One of the males then pulled out a handgun and demanded the money from the cash drawers along with the cell phones from the back office. The suspects then placed the phones and money in plastic bags and then fled the scene in an unknown direction. Houston PD #1181555-21 

Suspect #1: Black male, 20 to 25 years old, thin build, 6’0, black jeans, a baseball cap, prescription glasses.

Suspect #2: Black male, 20 to 25 years old, 5’11, thin build, black and white jacket, long black shorts and wore sandals. Suspect's gun was a large barrel handgun with brown and silver. 

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 or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app.