PCSD searching for suspects in Circle K armed robbery

PCSD searching for suspects in Circle K armed robbery
Two of the three suspects in the armed robbery. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Three suspects are on the loose in southern Arizona, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department and detectives with the Robbery/Assault Unit are asking for the public's help to find them.

The three were involved in the armed robbery of a Circle K at 4395 North Romero Road on Saturday, Feb. 17.  According to a PCSD news release, deputies responded on Feb. 17 at 4:30 a.m. to the Circle K on the report of an armed robbery.

When deputies arrived they learned that the suspects, two men and one woman entered the store together. One of the men walked behind the counter to take cigarettes, while the second man, armed with a holstered handgun, attempted to distract the clerk.  According to the release the three then left the store together in a 2013 or 2014 silver Nissan Altima.

The first suspect is described as a white male, 5-foot-8 with shoulder length curly brown hair.  He was last seen wearing a gray hoodie, black shirt with yellow logo and gloves.

A second suspect is described as a white or possibly Hispanic male in his 30s, 5-foot-10 with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

A third suspect is described as a white or possibly Hispanic female in her 30s, 5-foot-5 with brown hair. She was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911, those who would like to remain anonymous can submit their tip via text, phone, or by going to 88CRIME.org.

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