The Phoenix Police Department is currently seeking Rico Michael Conner on a warrant charging him with Armed Robbery and First Degree Murder. Detectives report that on December 4, 2012, officers responded to the parking lot of a strip club located near 2800 North 35th Avenue. During the course of the investigation, homicide detectives discovered 52 year old Darryll Mitchell was a victim of an armed robbery which resulted in his shooting death.
Detectives identified several suspects involved in conspiracy to commit this armed robbery. Three individuals were identified and booked on Armed Robbery and First Degree Murder.
Investigators have made attempts to locate the last suspect Rico Michael Conner. He has allegedly been identified as the driver and co-conspirator in the armed robbery. Suspect Conner has been on the lam and has eluded capture to this date.