Metro Looking For Strong-Armed Robbery Suspects

Victim Was Placed In Choke Hold By One, Robbed By The Other

Mitch Kelly
October 29, 2019 - 6:51 am

LVMPD

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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - Metro Police are asking for the public's help to find two men seen on surveillance video committing a strong-armed robbery of a customer at a central Valley convenience store.

On the evening of October , 4 officers were dispatched to investigate a strong-armed robbery that occurred inside a business located in the 500 block of East Sahara.

Video surveillance obtained of the incident shows the victim standing in line at the business.

The victim was suddenly placed into a choke hold by a black male adult who was standing in line behind him. A second black male adult then began searching through the victim’s pockets while he was restrained. Once the victim’s property was removed, both suspects fled the scene in a red four door sedan.

The first suspect is described as a black male adult, approximately 25-30 years of age, 6’03”, 260 lbs. last seen wearing a yellow t-shirt, black pants and white shoes.

The second suspect is described as a black male adult, approximately 25-30 years of age, 5’07” last seen wearing a dark colored t-shirt and gray sweatpants.

Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD South Central Area Command Patrol Investigation Section by phone at 702-828-8242. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.