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LVMPD seeks Tropicana, Eastern robbery suspect

Posted at 10:58 AM, Aug 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-27 14:54:15-04

Las Vegas police are seeking a robbery suspect seen wearing a UNLV hat.

Police said the robbery occurred this month at a business located on the 2300 block of East Tropicana Avenue, near Eastern Avenue.  The suspect entered the business, approached an employee and stole an undisclosed amount of money, and then fled prior to police arrival.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic man, 20-25 years old, approximately 5'7" tall and weighing 220 pounds. He was wearing a black and red ball cap with UNLV on the front, black T-shirt with white picture on the front with letters KCCO, light colored shorts, black socks and red Nike sandals.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.