Police Searching For Suspect in Armed Robbery of Tempe Smoke Shop

Authorities in Tempe, AZ are seeking assistance in identifying a male suspect who allegedly committed an armed robbery at a smoke shop in the previous year.

Silent Witness unveiled a photograph and surveillance footage with the suspect seen holding a silver weapon while requesting items valued at more than $1,500.

He rode away from the store on a bicycle following the robbery.

According to police, the man had been present in the store an hour before the robbery occurred and was refused a purchase.

Authorities believe the suspect resides in the vicinity of the robbery location, in the area near Kyrene and Elliot roads in Tempe.

A sum of money up to $1,000 is available as a reward for any information regarding this particular case.

If you have any information regarding the robbery or the identity of this man, please contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or 480-TESTIGO for Spanish-speaking individuals. Your anonymity will be respected.