Date and Time of Release: August 28, 2013, 1:55 P.M.
On August 28, 2013, at approximately 9:32 A.M., the Arcadia Police Department received a call of a robbery that had just occurred in the 100 block of south First Avenue. When the officers arrived at the scene, it was confirmed that a robbery had occurred. There were no injuries and no weapons seen.
Based on the preliminary investigation, a suspect described as an African-American male, 6’00”, wearing a black shirt and white pants entered a business and demanded cash from the employee. The victim gave the suspect $50.00 of U.S. Currency that was in the cash register. The suspect then fled southbound on First Avenue in a white 4 door Honda out of sight.
The case is currently under investigation. Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to contact the Arcadia Police Department at (626) 574-5150, case #13-4062.
You can also submit crime tips and information via text, phone, or web to LA Regional Crime Stoppers, 800-222-TIPS (8477).
Robert T. Guthrie, Chief of Police
By: Vaughn Whalen, Sergeant – Operations Division
Refer to Case: 13-4062