At about 9:45pm on Thursday, November 17, a man robbed an area business located on the 3000 block of Gears Road. It was just before closing when a man entered the store wielding a revolver, according to Crime Stoppers. The suspect pointed the pistol at two store employees and demanded the cash from inside the registers.
The victims complied with the suspect's demands and released an undisclosed amount of cash to the suspect. He then fled the scene on foot toward Walters Road.
Crime Stoppers say the suspect is described as a black male with dark complexion, 19-28 years old, approximately 5'10"-6'0", weighing 160 - 180 pounds. At the time of the offense he was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with distinctive designs on the shoulders, a dark shirt, dark pants and dark shoes.
Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is 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 to the 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org that leads to the filing of felony charges or arrest of the suspect in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.