Crime Stoppers search for suspects in Dollar General robbery

El Paso News
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Crime Stoppers of El Paso is hoping the community can help identify a masked man who robbed a Westside Dollar General last month. 

The robbery happened just before 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 8 at the Dollar General located a 135 S. Mesa Mills.

The suspect approached the cashier, saying he had a gun and demanded money from the cash register. According to investigators, two customers walked in the door during the robbery and the suspect also threatened them, ordering them to stay by the door.

The masked man fled the store into a waiting SUV with an unknown driver. Police say he was able to get away with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’6″ in height, thin build with long brown hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a black sweater, blue jeans and a black ski mask.

The getaway SUV is a light colored, two-tone Ford Expedition with aftermarket rims and tires. The driver of the SUV may have been female, according to witnesses.

Anyone with any information on the identity of these robbers is asked to immediately call Crime Stoppers of El Paso immediately at 566-8477(TIPS), or on-line at www.crimestoppersofelpaso.org.

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