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Man Fires Handgun During Hold Up


A man holds up a Northeast El Paso
convenience store at gunpoint, and fires the weapon inside of the business.
Investigators from the El Paso Police Department are asking for your help in
identifying this violent robber through the Crime Stoppers, “Crime of the Week.” On the morning of Saturday, October 13th 2018, at 5:50a.m. the suspect walked into the “7-Eleven” Store located at 10418 Rushing. The unidentified man walked in
pointing a handgun at the clerk. The suspect immediately threatened to shoot
the clerk, and demanded money from the business. The suspect fired the gun
inside of the store striking the soda fountain area. The man fled the scene
with a small undisclosed amount of money. The suspect in this case is described as
a male, approximately 5’6″ in height and medium to husky build. He
was wearing a partial mask that covered his face, a brown coat, a blue button-up
shirt, blue denim jeans, and white athletic shoes. The handgun that the
suspect was armed with is described as a silver colored semi-automatic pistol. No
injuries were reported in this violent robbery. If you have any information
about the identity of this violent robber, call Crime Stoppers of El Paso
immediately at 566-8477 that’s 566-TIPS. If the information that you provide leads to an arrest you may qualify for a cash
reward. Crime Stoppers of El Paso, a nonprofit
organization that brings together the community, law enforcement, and the media to solve crimes

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