Houston Police Department
Surveillance Video of Suspect in Robbery at 4010 Synott
December 26, 2012 - Investigators in the Houston Police Department Robbery Division have released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in the robbery of a business at 4010 Synott about 11 p.m. on November 12.
The suspect is described only as a black male in his 20s. He was armed with a silver pistol and carried a black backpack. Surveillance video of the suspect during the robbery is posted on the HPD YouTube channel at https://tinyurl.com/cd2gbxd.
Officers were called to the New Tony Express service station at the above location and were advised that a suspect robbed the business. After he pointed a gun at an employee, the suspect jumped over a counter to gain access to a cash register. Once the employee gave him money, the suspect attempted to leave through the front door, but could not. He then climbed through ceiling tiles and entered a neighboring business to escape.
Anyone with information on the identity of the wanted suspect is urged to contact the HPD Robbery Division at 713-308-0700 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
At 10:30 a.m. TODAY (Wednesday, Dec. 26), a robbery investigator will be available to answer questions in this case in the Media Briefing Room on the first floor of HPD Headquarters at 1200 Travis.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.