The suspect was holding a set of bolt cutters when he approached the victim who was using the gas pumps. The suspect then grabbed at the money in the hand of the victim while threatening to use the bolt cutters as a weapon.
The victim was able to push the suspect off of him, get inside the business and lock the door. The suspect fled on his bike, southbound on West Temple St.
The suspect is described as a male Hispanic adult, 5’2” to 5’4”, 22-29 years old, with dark hair and a thick moustache. He was last seen wearing a green parka, black gloves, blue jeans and a brown beanie cap.
The Police Department asks anyone with information about this case to call (801) 799-3000. Callers may remain anonymous.
In addition, anonymous tips may be sent by text message to CRIMES (274637). Please start the message with the keyword TIPSLCPD. Click here to download the TipSubmit mobile application. Reference: Case #12-14924.
Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).