LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) –
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is searching for a man suspected in an armed robbery at a business on South Decatur Boulevard near Meadows Lane.
According to a Metro news release, the suspect attempted to conceal property from the business around 3:45 p.m. Dec. 3 in the 200 block of South Decatur and then exit without paying. When an employee attempted to stop the suspect, he reached behind his back and pulled out a handgun.
The employee released the suspect, at which time he dropped the property and fled.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 20 to 26 years old, 5-foot-11, 170 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes and a scar on the left side of his face. He was last seen wearing a black, long-sleeve polo shirt with a white logo on the left chest area, black pants and black shoes.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com
Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed though Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.