Police searching for an East Mesa convenience store robber
Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of the man who committed a robbery late Tuesday evening at an East Mesa convenience store.
Chucky's Food Mart at the 5000 block of Bataan Memorial West was robbed shortly before 11pm on January 29th. Officers say a Hispanic man entered the store, asked for change and then overpowered the clerk once the cash drawer was opened.
The suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash in a 4-door sedan.
No serious injuries were reported.
Police are looking for a Hispanic male, around 5-feet-7-inches tall and bald. He was wearing a black hoodie and blue jeans.
Anyone with information that can help identify this suspect is asked to call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.