General Crime

* Santa Cruz Robber Gets Away on BMX Bike

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Police are looking for a robbery suspect who entered a Santa Cruz business Friday evening with a note demanding money and stating he had a gun. Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery around 5:25 p.m. at a business in the 1100 block of Cedar Street. The suspect had entered the business and approached an employee with a demand note for money. The note also said he had a gun, police said. The employee gave the man money and he then fled on a bicycle.

Arriving officers, along with a K-9 dog named Layko, searched for the suspect but could not find him. The suspect is described as a black 28-year-old man standing about 6 feet 2 inches tall with a thin build. He was seen wearing a blue-and-white hooded sweatshirt and a blue and white beanie. He had on a black backpack and rode off on a BMX-style bicycle, police said. No one was injured during the robbery, according to police.

Please call the Fugitive Watch hot line at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or text us at 408-355-0999 or CLICK HERE to send a confidential email tip, if you know the name of this man or have any information that can help solve this crime.

Por favor llame la línea de Los Fugitivos en 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) o texto en 408-355-0999 o haga clic aquí para enviar un email a [email protected], si usted tiene alguna información que pueda ayudar a resolver este crimen.

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