Denver Direct: CRIME ALERT


Tuesday, May 17, 2011

CRIME ALERT

DENVER POLICE DEPARTMENT

Gerald R. Whitman, Chief of Police

PRESS RELEASE

Date: May 16, 2011
To: All Denver Police Officers, Media, Denver City Council, and Denver Community Associations.
Contact: Sonny Jackson
Phone: 720-913-6534

Dennver Police are looking for a robbery suspect believed to be involved in several robberies in the Metro Area. In two Denver cases, the suspect approaches the victims on foot with a knife, demands valuables and flees. In one case the suspect uses his vehicle to “bump” the rear of the female victim’s car. Once the victim gets out to view the damage, the suspect the pushes victim out of the way and reaches into the victim’s car and takes her purse and then flees.

These crimes occurred:

04/23/11 0231 hours 1600 block Gaylord Street
04/25/11 2133 hours 303 Josephine Street
05/01/11 0030 hours E. Wesley Ave. & S. Quebec St.

The suspect is described as black male, 30-40 years old, 5’10-6’00 tall, 200-230 pounds. The suspect vehicle has been described as a 2001-2003 Acura CL coupe, black or dark blue in color, 5 spoke star type rims, tinted windows.

If you have any information regarding the identification or location of this suspect, please contact the Denver Police Department at 720-913-2000 or call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP (7867). You can text to CRIMES (274637) then title DMCS and enter your message or send an e-mail to metro-denvercrimestoppers.com. If the information you provide leads to the arrest and charging of a wanted individual, you can receive a cash award up to $2,000.