Mesa Police Seek Assistance on GameStop Robbers

March 29, 2008

The Mesa Police Department is requesting public assistance in locating two white males who robbed GameStop, a video game store, on Wednesday, March 26, 2008 in Mesa.

At approximately 8:14 pm, a white male entered the store located at 4545 E. McKellips and requested an X-Box 360 video system. While the employee walked to the back of the store to retrieve the merchandise, a second white male entered the store. A second store employee greeted him and asked if he needed any assistance. The second male responded by demanding all the money from the cash register. Shortly after, the store employee who retrieved the X-Box 360 walked toward the front counter with the merchandise. While holding a handgun, the second male suspect took the merchandise and cash. After taking the merchandise and cash, both white males ran out of the store.

Physical description of the two suspects are as follows:

Suspect #1:  a white male approximately 5' 8" tall with short brown hair. He appears to be in his mid-20s. He was seen wearing a gray suit jacket, gray pants, blue baseball-style hat and silver or gold chain.

Suspect #2: a white male approximately 5' 6" tall with short blond hair and a moustache. He appears to be in his mid-20s. He was wearing a gray FUBU shirt with blue jeans, a blue baseball-style hat and boots.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Mesa Police Department at 480-644-2211 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.



Mesa Police Department
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PO Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211

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