9OYS Crime Alert
Police need help locating Game Stop robbery suspects
Web Producer: Mekita Rivas
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - The Tucson Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two individuals responsible for robbing two different Game Stop Stores in the Tucson area.
The first robbery occurred at 4811 East Grant Road on Jan. 7, 2013 at 5:52 p.m. The same suspects were involved in a second Game Stop robbery at 405 East Wetmore Road on Jan. 18, 2013 at 2:37 p.m.
In a news release, Sgt. Chris Widmer with TPD said that in both incidents, the suspect wearing the hooded sweatshirt demanded money from the cashier and threatened harm. The individual in the flannel shirt stood watch at the front door during both robberies.
No weapon was seen and no one was injured in either incident. The suspects were last seen running on foot from both locations.
The suspect who demanded the money was described as a Hispanic or Caucasian male in his 30s, 5'08" tall, 140 to 150 pounds, brown eyes, short hair and unshaved. The suspect that stood watch at the door was described as a Caucasian male in his 30's, 5'08" tall, 180 pounds, brown hair, RX glasses and unshaved.
Anyone with information on the identity or location of these suspects is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.