Police Seek Natomas Armed Robbery Suspect

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The Sacramento Police Department seek the community’s help identifying a man suspected of robbing a check cashing business at gunpoint last week in Natomas.

On April 19 at about 10:30 a.m., officers responded to a call of an armed robbery at Advance America, located at 1510 W. El Camino Avenue.

According to a Sacramento Police Dept. press release, the suspect entered the business armed with a handgun, demanded money and ordered an employee into the safe.

Police said the suspect stole money from the safe, left the store on foot and fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect (pictured) was described as a black man in his 20s, standing 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 140 to 150 pounds, with a thin mustache. Police said the suspect was wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, white athletic shoes, and a black ball cap with a possible Adidas logo.

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this investigation to contact the Communications Center at (916) 264-5471 or Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357) or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.


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