On Friday, July 12, 2019, at around 2 pm, two unknown males entered the Kress Food Store, located at 846 Kress, Houston, Harris County, Texas. The males walked around the store as if they were going to purchase an item and then proceeded to the counter asking to purchase tobacco products. The males then walked over to the employee's door, which was open and placed the owner and employee on the floor with weapons pointed to their heads. The males removed the US currency from the cash register and the safe. The suspects then fled the location on foot. No injuries occurred during this incident. Houston PD #890297-19
Suspect description: Black male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’8 to 5’11, 170 to 185 pounds.
Suspect #: Back male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’11 to 6’01, 180 to 190 pounds, black hair.
On Monday, November 26, 2018 at 11:13 pm, an unknown male entered the Circle K, located at 12606 East Freeway, in Houston, Texas. The suspect approached the clerk, pulled out a handgun, and demanded the money from the cash register. During the robbery, the suspect also wanted the clerk to open the safe, but was unsuccessful in gaining access into it. The suspect then fled the scene in an unknown direction. HPD case #1494529-18
Suspect description: Black male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’4 to 5’6, 150 to 175 pounds, yellow vest, black pants and white Adidas shoes.
On Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 7:20 pm, an unknown male walked into the Jack in the Box, located at 7533 Harrisburg, in Houston, Texas. The male stood in line and acted like a customer. When the male approached the counter, he handed the employee a note stating that he had a gun and to empty the register. The employee stated that he could see what appeared to be a gun in his pocket, so he complied with the suspects demands and handed him the money from the cash register. The suspect then fled the location in an unknown direction. HPD case #333867-19
Suspect description: Hispanic male, 20’s, 5’5 to 5’8, large build.
On Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 2:40 pm, an unknown masked male entered the Oportun (loan business), located at 10915 East Freeway, in Houston, Texas. The male jumped the counter while pointing a handgun at employees and demanded the money from within the store. Once the suspect realized that they had no cash in the store, the suspect ran out of the business and got into a tan Chevrolet pickup and fled the scene. HPD case #250711-19
Suspect description: Black male, white coat, gray pants, white shoes, red mask and wore gloves.
On Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 11:40 pm, an unknown male entered the Star Stop Store, located at 5440 East Freeway, in Houston, Texas. The male approached the clerk, pulled out a small handgun and placed it on the counter and then demanded the money from the cash register. The suspect then took the cash drawer from the clerk and removed the money. The male then ran out of the store and fled in an unknown direction. HPD case #1615900-18
Suspect description: Black male, 20’s, thin build, 6’00, black pants and black hoodie.
On Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at around 11:10 pm, the complainant was at the Shell gas station, located at 7002 Lockwood, in Houston, Texas. The complainant was leaving the store and was approached by an unknown black male (appeared to be homeless) who asked him if he had any money to spare. The complainant then gave him a $1 and began to walk home. While the complainant was walking, he noticed that it appeared as though the same male was following him. The complainant then began to walk through an empty field at the 3400 block of Otis and was approached by the same male again. The male then pulled out a handgun and shot it once into the air and then demanded the complainant’s money. The complainant complied with the suspect and gave him the remainder of his money. The suspect then ran away on foot and as he was running, he shot towards the complainant several times, narrowly missing. HPD case #1345291-18
The suspect was captured on surveillance cameras from the Shell gas station.
Suspect description: Black males, 25 to 30 years old, 6’0, 160 pounds, black hair, brown eyes and dark complexion.
On Friday, November 9, 2018, at 3:43 am, the complainant was returning home from work at her apartment complex, located at 2115 Runnels, in Houston, Texas. The complainant parked her vehicle and was walking toward the building when a black male approached her. The suspect pointed a handgun at the complainant and demanded her money. The complainant first resisted, at which time the suspect racked the slide on the gun and pointed it at her head. A second suspect then assisted the first suspect as they assaulted the complainant by hitting her and then took her purse, including her car keys. One of the suspects then took the complainants Dodge Charger while the other suspects left in a gray Toyota Corolla. The incident was captured on camera. HPD Incident #1419438-18
On Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 5:00 am, the complainant was returning home from work at her apartment complex, located at 2104 Canal Street, in Houston, Texas. The complainant stated that she observed two cars in the garage, which she described a black Dodge Challenger (stolen from case #1419438-18) and a white SUV. The complainant noticed that the cars followed her as she drove to a parking space. A black male suddenly approached her door with a gun and demanded that she exit the vehicle. The complainant stated that she laughed at the male and he told her he wasn't playing and then forced her out of the car. The suspect then forcibly took her purse as he was joined by a second suspect, wearing a mask. The suspects then got back into the Dodge Charger and white SUV and fled the scene. The incident was not captured on camera. HPD Incident #1424229-18
On Saturday, October 10, 2018 at 5:50 pm, the same suspects assaulted as robbed a male at 206 Uvalde Road, in Harris County. That case is being investigated by HCSO investigators. The incident was captured on camera and the suspects can be clearly seen in the video. HCSO 1811-03357
Suspect #1: Black male, 22 to 23 years old, 6’0, 140 pounds, dark complexion
Suspect #2: Black male, 20’s, 5’7, 150 pounds, dark complexion
On Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 10:15 am, two unknown Hispanic males entered a washateria, located at 803 SSgt Macario Garcia, in Houston, Texas. One of the males had a wet blue shirt and asked an employee if he could have it dried. The second male, who was in crutches, asked the employee if he could borrow a phone. Once the male was done using the phone, he then demanded her money. The employee first resisted and the male suspect then displayed a handgun hidden in his shorts. The suspects then left the washateria in an unknown direction. HPD case #1398228-18
Suspect description: Suspect #1: Hispanic male, 25 to 30 years old, 5’6 to 5’8, 180 to 190 pounds, blue shirt and dark pants.
Suspect #2: Hispanic male, 20 to 25 years old, 5’8 to 5’9, 150 to 170 pounds, gray shorts and white shirt.
On Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 10:55pm, two males entered the Estrella Del Mar Cantina, located at 2208 McCarty Street, in Houston, Texas. One of the males walked around the bar, pointed a handgun at the employee and demanded the money from the cash register. After taking the money from the register, the males then took money from the employee lying on the ground. The other suspect approached the customers and demanded their personal property. Once the suspects had the money from the register and customers, they fled in an unknown direction. HPD case #1006206-18
Suspect description: Suspect #1: Black male, 19 to 25 years old, 5’06 180 pounds, dark complexion, gray hoodie and dark pants. Suspect #2: Black male, 19 to 25 years old, 5’5 to 5’6, 175 to 185 pounds, dark complexion, black hoodie and black pants.