Arizona's Most Wanted: Suspects Who Attack, Shoot, Steal Caught on Camera (With Video)
Welcome to Most Wanted -- New Times' weekly post featuring scofflaws, including suspects in robberies, homicides and assault cases, sex offenders who've absconded, and even "dead beat" parents who aren't shelling out court-ordered child support.
Suspects featured here are presumed innocent -- until a judge or jury says otherwise. Check out some of the Valley's Most Wanted:
Two-Timing Robbery Suspect
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at approximately 10:05 pm the suspect entered the AM/PM store at 2230 W. Indian School Road in Phoenix and removed items from the shelf and walked out without paying for the items. The suspect fled the area in a white four-door sedan.
Not a big deal?
Well, later, that same night, at about 10:45 p.m., the suspect returned to the store -- this time with a gun in his hand. He walked directly to the counter and demanded money and cigarettes from the clerk.
He got the goods and then shot the clerk in the leg. He again fled in the white four-door sedan. The clerk was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Up Next: Suspected Credit Card/Car Thieves
Sometime between 11:30 p.m. on August 14 and 5 a.m. on August 15, unknown suspects broke into a garage near 3000 W. Esapartero Way in Phoenix and stole a 2009 Volkswagen Passat.
The victim's credit cards were in the vehicle and were immediately used by the two suspects to make purchases at two different locations.
Both suspects were seen leaving the stores in a light-colored, extended cab Chevrolet truck.
The victim's vehicle is still outstanding and listed as a stolen vehicle.
Up Next: Suspect Likes Pink -- And Using Other People's ATM Cards
On August 5, at about 4:30 a.m., two men armed with knives approached a 23-year-old man as he was entering his apartment at 2323 W. Dunlap Avenue. They forced him inside his apartment, robbed him of various electronic items and his bank debit card.
The two men, described as white males, about 5-foot-8 with a medium build, forced him to reveal the PIN number to his ATM card and then left.
About 15 minutes later, the victim's debit card was used at a nearby 7-11 store and a BMO Harris Bank located in the area of 27th Avenue and Beardsley Road.
The store and bank video surveillance system captured images of this same female making both fraudulent transactions.
Up Next: Burger King Robbers Having It Their Way
On August 16, at about 11:05 p.m., four suspects with covered faces entered the Burger King restaurant at 4002 E. Broadway Road in Phoenix.
Three of the suspects were armed with handguns and one suspect was armed with a long rifle.
The suspects ordered the employees to the back of the business and removed money from the safe. The suspects also took the employees cell phones and fled in an unknown direction.
If you have a tip on any of these cases, you might be able to muscle as much as $1,000 from Silent Witness. Call 480 W-I-T-N-E-S-S (480-948-6377), or toll free at 1-800-343-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip at silentwitness.org.
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