NEWS, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contacts: Lt. Jeff Hallock, 714.904.7042, JHallock@ocsd.org; Emily Osterberg, 714.647.1840, EOsterberg@ocsd.org
Investigators Seeking Public’s Assistance Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. – (June 17, 2014) – On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at approximately 1 a.m., an armed robbery occurred at the Arco AM/PM gas station located at 27491 La Paz Road in the city of Laguna Niguel. The suspect held a “stun gun” to the cashier’s back/neck area and demanded cash. The suspect fled the business on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. No vehicle was seen.
The suspect is described as a male, possibly African-American, mid-late 20’s, 5 feet 10 inches, 160 pounds, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with dark stripes, blue jeans and black shoes. The suspect had his head and the lower portion of his face covered with a black mask or similar type clothing.
Anyone with information regarding this suspect is asked to call the Orange County Sheriff’s Department at (949) 425-1942 or (714) 647-7000. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Orange County Crime Stoppers at 855-TIP-OCCS (855-847-6227) or at occrimestoppers.org.
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