Las Cruces Police Seek Armed Robbers

Apr 14, 2014

  Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify the suspects in Sunday morning’s armed robbery at a local convenience store.

Shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday, April 13, Las Cruces Police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery at the Pic Quik store at 1770 S. Telshor Blvd. Officers learned that two masked men entered the store. One of the men, armed with a handgun, demanded cash from a store clerk.

The suspects left the store on foot, heading north, with an undisclosed amount of cash. No injuries were reported.

Both suspects were said to be Hispanic. The armed suspect was wearing what appeared to be a short-sleeve, button-up, plaid shirt and khaki pants.

The second suspect acted as a lookout and was wearing a dark-colored shirt and khaki pants and black shoes.

Anyone with information that can help identify the suspects is asked to call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send a tip via text message to CRIMES (274637), keyword LCTIPS.

The Crime Stoppers number and text messaging services are operational 24 hours a day and you do not have to give your name to collect a reward.