Armed robbery at N. Harris Co. restaurant caught on video

August 19, 2011 3:50:46 PM PDT
Crime Stoppers and Harris County Sheriff's Office investigators hope you can help them identify and find two suspects in an aggravated robbery.

On Monday night, investigators say two armed suspects entered a restaurant in the 3000 block of FM 1960 near Aldine-Westfield as employees were closing down he business. One suspect entered with a handgun followed shortly after by another armed man.

The two suspects reportedly restrained employees and demanded all of their personal property. The suspects put the employees' belongings into a plastic bag and fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of property and cash from the registers.

One suspect is described as a thin black male, between 17 and 25 years old, standing between 5-foot-8 and 5-foot-10 and weighing between 150 to 170 pounds. At the time of the incident, he was reportedly wearing a dark long-sleeve shirt, jeans and dark shoes with a dark mask.

The second suspect is described as a heavy-set black or Hispanic male, between 17 and 25 years old, standing between 5-foot-8 and 5-foot-10, and weighing between 270 and 290 pounds with a light complexion. At the time of the incident, he was reportedly wearing a white short-sleeve shirt, darks shorts, and dark shoes. The suspect may wear an earring in the right ear.

Anyone with information leading to the identification and/or arrest of the suspects are asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS (8477). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org that leads to the filing of felony charges or arrest of the suspects in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.