The Austin Police Department’s Robbery Unit is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a male suspect who robbed the Kash Tobacco and Novelties Shop on Saturday, August 25, 2012. A male suspect entered the business and displayed a handgun, demanding money. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash, then fled the scene on foot.
Date & Location:
Saturday, August 25, 2012, 9:06 p.m.
Kash Tobacco and Novelties Shop, 946 Payton Gin Road
Case # 12-2381802
The suspect is described as:
Approximately 30 years old
5’ 10” to 6’ tall
Weighing about 200-240 pounds
Has a jaw line beard with a thin goatee
Appears to have paralysis on one side of his face
He was last seen wearing a dark-colored Houston Astros baseball cap, a blue long-sleeved shirt with a blue scarf around his neck and blue jeans
The suspect carried a black semi-automatic handgun and had a desert camouflage holster on the right side of his waistband
This case remains under investigation by APD Robbery detectives. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at (512) 472-TIPS or text “Tip 103” + your message to CRIMES. You may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 if your tip leads to an arrest or charges being filed.