Sacto 9-1-1
July 26, 2013
Sacramento police seek identity of armed robbery suspect

Suspect sketch 13-192343 (2) (1).jpgThe Sacramento Police Department has released a sketch of one of two suspects sought in connection with five armed robberies reported last weekend.

The same two suspects are believed to have committed the robberies, all of which occurred in the early morning hours Saturday and Sunday, according to a Police Department news release. No injuries were reported during the incidents.

Both suspects were described as males in their late teens or early 20s. The suspect shown in the sketch was described as black, 17 to 23 years old, 5 feet 4 inches tall with a medium build and a light complexion. He was reportedly armed with a silver handgun.

The second suspect was described as light-skinned, about 6 feet tall with a thin build.

The robberies occurred:

• At 12:53 a.m. Saturday in the area 27th and E streets. A group of people were approached by the suspects, who robbed two females at gunpoint.

• At 12: 58 a.m. Saturday in the area of 24th and G streets. Two males were approached by the suspects and robbed at gunpoint.

• At 3:07 a.m. Sunday in the area of 18th and O streets. A male was approached by the two suspect,. who robbed him at gunpoint.

• At 3:10 a.m. Sunday in the area of 17th and P streets. A male was walking when he was approached by the two suspects, who demanded his property and money at gunpoint, then fled with his belongings.

• At 3:15 a.m. Sunday in the area of 19th and R streets. A male and female were walking when they were approached by the two suspects, who demanded the property at gunpoint. The victims disregarded the demands and fled to contact security personnel.

Police ask anyone with information pertaining to the robberies to call the department's dispatch center at (916) 264-5471, or Crime Alert at (916) 443-4357, or text a tip to 274637. Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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