MESQUITE, Nevada – Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery Sunday morning at a Mesquite convenience store.
At approximately 8:30 a.m. Sunday, officers were dispatched to an armed robbery at the Terrible Herbst convenience store, located at 810 W. Mesquite Boulevard, according to a Mesquite Police Department press statement released Monday.
After the armed suspect left the store, the store clerk was able to call 911. Officers responded quickly, secured the scene and canvassed the area in search of the suspect, according to the statement.
A thorough investigation was then conducted and evidence was collected from the scene.
The Mesquite Investigative Services Division is actively following up on multiple leads and the Mesquite Police Department is seeking help from the community in identifying the suspect.
The suspect is described as a white adult male approximately 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing 160-180 pounds. The suspect was wearing a black ski mask, a blue bandana, black sweat shirt, a pink undershirt, dark jeans and brown boots, and was in possession of a black semi-automatic handgun.
Anyone with any information regarding the suspect involved in the armed robbery; or with any other information which can help with the investigation, is asked to call the Mesquite Police investigations 24-hour crime tip line at 702-346-8826.
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