The Silent Witness organization is working with the police in seeking the identity of a man who robbed two south Phoenix grocery.
On Sunday, June 4, 2023 at approximately 11:36 a.m., the suspect entered the Fry’s store at 520 E Baseline Rd and approached the cashier at the customer service counter. The suspect presented a note stating he had a gun and demanded cash. After retrieving money, the suspect rode away eastbound on a BMX bike. Investigators are seeking any information regarding this incident.
Reportedly, the same man robbed a Safeway location near 16th Street and Southern Avenue on July 1.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, late 20’s to early 30’s, 5’10”, medium build. He had black squared dark glasses, black hat, black Champion sweater with white letters, red basketball shorts, black shoes, black Nike backpack and fled on a small black BMX bike. In both robberies he wore a facemask over his mouth and nose.
If you have any information on who this man might be, you are asked to call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or 480-TESTIGO for Spanish-speaking. A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest.