Suspect Wanted for Two Commercial Armed Robberies

Up to $1,000 Reward Offered

San Diego County Crime Stoppers along with investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Robbery Unit are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating an unknown suspect wanted for two commercial armed robberies.

On June 23, 2017, at 9:20 a.m., an unknown adult male suspect walked into the Subway restaurant located at 2015 Garnet Avenue, in San Diego.  The suspect removed a handgun from his waistband and pointed it at the employee while demanding money from the cash register.  The suspect gave the employee a black bag and demanded the cash be placed inside the bag.  The employee complied.  The suspect walked out of the restaurant and left the area in an unknown direction. 

Later that same day, at 3:50 p.m., the same suspect robbed the Subway restaurant located at 2907 Shelter Island Drive, in San Diego. 

Suspect’s Description: 

The suspect is described as a White male, 20 to 30-years-old, 5’10” to 6’0” tall, 150 to 200 lbs., thin build, wearing a black and grey baseball cap, pullover sweatshirt with the letters “SD” on the chest, dark pants, with a black, blue, and white colored bandana covering his face.  The suspect was carrying a black bag with a green stripe on it and was armed with a black semi-auto handgun. 

Unknown Suspect (from Subway restaurant located at 2015 Garnet Avenue)  

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call the SDPD’s Robbery Unit at (619) 531-2299 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477.  Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case.   Anonymous emails can be sent via www.sdcrimestoppers.org.

  • Media inquiries about these cases can be directed to SDPD Robbery Lt. Eric Hays at (619) 533-5752 or email at ehays@pd.sandiego.gov
  • Media inquiries about Crime Stoppers can be directed to Officer Mark Herring at (619) 531-1500 or email at msherring@pd.sandiego.gov or Deputy Adriana Uribe at (619) 531-1547 or email at adriana.uribe@sdsheriff.org