Monday July 28th there was an
armed robbery at a local business in Hillsborough County. According to reports the detective are currently investigating the matters and are seeking to locate the suspect that was seen in the surveillance camera at the 7-Eleven store. An Asian male between the ages of 22 and 29 was spotted at the store robbing the front counter. This man was wearing blue jeans, black t-shirt and black cap with white sunglasses on. The incident occurred at 3:51 a.m.
Reports show that the suspect arrived at the store carrying a handgun. He approached the cashier demanding for money, they complied immediately. Once the suspect collected the money, he fled from the scene by foot. It is likely that this same man is responsible for another armed robbery at a nearby location just days prior to this event.
If you have been arrested for armed robbery, please contact Thomas & Paulk today for a trusted Tampa criminal defense attorney who will fight on your behalf! The consequences for armed robbery will depend on the severity of the charges placed against you, weighing primary on how much the stolen goods were worth. Because of the additional use of a weapon for threatening the victims, this man may be facing more severe charges.
When a person is accused and then convicted of a serious offense such as armed robbery, there is a good chance that they will have to suffer the consequences of these actions for many year to come. It is for this reason that hiring an attorney to fight on your behalf is so vital. Please do not wait before it is too late to fight for your future, contact our firm now for more information; we are available 24-7 to help your legal needs!