LPD searching for suspect in EZ Mart robbery

LPD searching for suspect in EZ Mart robbery
LPD Seeks Identification of Aggravated Robbery Suspect (Source: KCBD)

**This release from the Lubbock Police Department**

(LUBBOCK, TX) – Lubbock Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating a suspect involved in an aggravated robbery that occurred at approximately 2:15 a.m. Nov. 8.

At EZ Mart, located at 7402 Quaker Ave., an unknown suspect entered the store and asked for a tobacco product. The store clerk turned toward the cigarette area and then turned back to find the suspect displaying a handgun in his waistband. The suspect then asked for the money from the register and also from the safe in the store. The victim advised the safe was on a time lock and could not be accessed. The suspect then stole money from the register and fled the area on foot.

LPD Seeks Identification of Aggravated Robbery Suspect
LPD Seeks Identification of Aggravated Robbery Suspect (Source: KCBD)
LPD Seeks Identification of Aggravated Robbery Suspect
LPD Seeks Identification of Aggravated Robbery Suspect (Source: LPD)

The suspect is described as a black male in his late teens to early 20s. He is estimated at 5 feet 9 inches and weighs approximately 185 pounds.

Anyone who sees the suspects or has information on their whereabouts should call 911. People may also use Crime Line at 806-741-1000. Crime Line callers can remain anonymous. A $1,000 reward is being offered for the identity of the suspect.

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