Date: Wednesday May 29, 2019 and Saturday, June 1, 2019
Time: 4:26 p.m. and 4:47 p.m.
Locations: Metro PCS, 11139 North Interstate Highway 35
Woodforest National Bank, 1030 Norwood Park Blvd. Narrative:
The Austin Police Department Robbery Unit is requesting the public’s assistance with identifying a suspect involved in two robberies which occurred at the Metro PCS located at 11139 North Interstate Highway 35 on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 and the Woodforest National Bank located at 1030 Norwood Park Blvd. on Saturday, June 1, 2019.
The suspect, whose description and photo are included below, made threats to the store employees, displayed a handgun, and fled both scenes on foot with undisclosed amounts of cash and other property.
Suspect described as:
40 years of age
5’ 6” tall,
Thin to average build
Short, shaggy blonde hair
Unshaven face, with mustache & goatee
Full sleeve tattoos on both arms
Wore glasses in Metro PCS robbery, wore sunglasses in Woodforest National Bank robbery
Wore camouflage cargo shorts in Metro PCS robbery, wore dark colored cargo shorts in Woodforest National Bank robbery
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the APD Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
Communications and Public Information Office
301 W. 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701