February 21, 2012 - Investigators in the Houston Police Department Robbery Division are asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects wanted in a robbery at 17800 Tomball Parkway about 10:30 p.m. on November 21.
The first suspect is described only as a black male, 25 to 30 years old, about 5 feet 9 inches tall and 200 pounds. The second suspect is described only as a black male. A surveillance photo of the suspects is attached to this news release.
The victims were walking from their vehicle in a parking lot at the above address when the suspect came running up to them from behind. He grabbed the victims' purses and continued running. One of the victims began pursuing the suspect, at which time he brandished a knife to prevent her from pursuing him further. The suspect then fled to a waiting, dark-colored car and got into the passenger seat. The suspects then fled in an unknown direction.
A surveillance photo of the suspects later seen using one of the victim's credit cards is attached to this news release.
Anyone with information on the identity of the wanted suspects in this case is urged to contact the HPD Robbery Division at 713-308-0700 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.