Posted on Friday July 20, 2018
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
July 20, 2018
On Thursday July 19, 2018 at approximately 8:02 p.m., Officers responded to the Rue 21 store located at 9609 E. Independence Blvd. in reference to a Robbery that had just occurred. Upon Officers arrival, they spoke to a store employee that said she was speaking to a male subject as he was trying to leave the store with several unpaid items, who then assaulted her on his way out and got into a waiting older model red Toyota Celica possibly 1996-1998. This vehicle was described as very dirty and rusty and driven by an unknown black female.
The male suspect is described as a black male, balding, with a medium build. There is no further description of the female driver. There were no reported injuries from this incident.
If anyone has any information regarding this case, or knows the identity of these suspects, please call Detective Danielle Helms at: 704.847.5555.
We encourage everyone to please always call us immediately if anything ever seems suspicious at: 704.847.5555 or 911.