Police search for suspect who took money from gas station cash register

February 7, 2013 1:09:20 PM PST
Sugar Land police are looking for a man who took money from a cash register at a gas station last month.

On Jan. 26, an employee working alone said the suspect entered the Exxon store at 13233 Dairy Ashford Road9:40pm, requested a cigar and placed cash on the counter. When the clerk opened the register, the man reached across the counter, grabbed the cash drawer and left with a handful of cash.

No weapons were displayed, and there were no injuries.

The thief was a black male, 30-40 years old, about 6 foot 2 and had a muscular build. He was wearing a white t-shirt, a green jacket, blue jean pants, white shoes, a blue baseball cap and sunglasses hanging on his shirt.

Surveillance video shows the man leaving in a gray or silver, four-door crew cab Toyota Tundra pickup truck.

Anyone with information should call the Sugar Land Police Department at 281-275-2540 or Fort Bend County Crime Stoppers at 281-342-TIPS (8477).