Kissimmee Police Looking for Armed Robbery Suspect
Kissimmee, Fla. (February 28, 2014) – Kissimmee police detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify an armed robbery suspect.
On February 28, 2014 at approximately 12:15 a.m. Kissimmee police officers responded to the IHOP located at 1715 West Vine Street in reference to a robbery. The suspect entered the restaurant, implied he had a weapon, threatened a server and demanded money from the register. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect left on foot. No one inside the restaurant was injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as a white male with fair skin. He has thin red hair and is balding on top of his head. He was wearing a long sleeve back shirt and black pants. Anyone with information about the suspect is urged to contact the Kissimmee Police Department’s Major
Crimes Unit at 407-846-3333, by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477). Calls made to CRIMELINE remain anonymous, and tips that lead to the felony arrest of suspects and/or the recovery of stolen property and drugs are eligible for cash rewards of up to $1,000 dollars.
Robbery With Implied Weapon
West Melbourne Police Detectives are investigating an early morning Robbery that occurred on February 22, 2014. At approximately 8:30 am, a white or Hispanic male approached the manager of Advance America Cash Advance (2265 West New Haven Avenue, West Melbourne) as she was unlocking the door for the day’s business. He followed her inside demanding cash, implying he was armed with a gun. The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of cash and no injuries were reported.
The suspect fled the business on foot and is believed to be driving a late 90’s/early 2000’s Ford Crown Victoria. It is possibly a former police vehicle.
Still photographs are attached and video of the incident is available at http://www.westmelbourne.org/mediacenter.aspx Detectives are asking anyone who might recognize the suspect or the vehicle to contact Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS. Callers to Crimeline can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward.