Houston Police Department
Surveillance Video of Suspects Wanted in Convenience Store Robbery

April 16, 2015 - Houston police have released surveillance video of three suspects wanted in a convenience store robbery at 8255 Mills Road about 10:50 p.m. on March 9.

The suspects are described only as three black males. One suspect is about 5 feet 9 inches tall, between 145 to 165 pounds, wearing a gray hoodie, Nike tennis shoes, blue gloves and a white mask. The second suspect is about 5 feet 9 inches tall and was wearing a black hoodie, black pants, black gloves and a white mask. The last suspect is between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 9 inches tall, about 135 to 155 pounds and was wearing a black sweater and gray pants. He wore a black ski mask and carried a black and yellow backpack.

Surveillance video of the suspects can be viewed on the HPD YouTube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=km4ZqP8v8gc .

The suspects entered the Star Stop Shell gas station at the above address wearing hoodies, masks over their faces and gloves. Two suspects were armed with guns and the third carried a backpack. The suspects proceeded to rob the store and struck the cashier multiple times.  A customer, who arrived during the robbery, was shot by one of the suspects.  After taking cash from the register, the suspects fled on foot. The cashier and victim were treated at area hospitals for non life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Robbery Division at 713-308-0700 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

At 10 a.m. TODAY (Thursday, April 16), an investigator in the HPD Robbery Division will be available to answer questions regarding this case at the HPD Westside Police Station, 3203 South Dairy Ashford Road   (Key map 488-Z).

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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.