Surveillance Video Released of Suspect Wanted in Robbery at 10300 Wilcrest
October 22, 2015 - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in a robbery at 10300 Wilcrest about 10:20 p.m. last Wednesday (October 14).
The suspect is described only as a black male in his 20s, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He was wearing dark clothing and a do-rag. He has braids, a beard and mustache, and has tattoos on his arms.
Surveillance video of the suspect can be viewed on the HPD YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/KiR_E0bnmZ4. Surveillance photos of the suspect are attached to this news release.
HPD Robbery Division Senior Police Officer K. Miller reported:
The male victim, 34, was entering his apartment at 10300 Wilcrest when the suspect suddenly ran up the stairs and pointed a gun at his head. The suspect then forced the victim to the ground and demanded his wallet. The suspect then told the victim to stay down and look away as he fled down the stairs in an unknown direction.
Anyone with information on the suspect in the surveillance video 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.