3 sought in aggravated robbery of couple in Pasadena


PASADENA, Texas – The Pasadena Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying the people responsible for the Sept. 26  aggravated robbery of a couple.

Police said the couple was walking in the parking lot of a department store in the 900 block of Pasadena Boulevard about 4:50 p.m. when a dark-colored 2010 Nissa Altima with a paper license plate stopped next to them, police said. A black man got out of the vehicle with a gun and approached the couple, demanding their wallet and purse.

After handing over the requested items, the gunman returned to the vehicle and left, police said.

Police said three people were inside the suspect vehicle. Surveillance video also captured images of two women in a local store using the victims' stolen credit card.

The first individual is described as a black man in his mid- to late 20s, approximately 6 feet tall with a thin build and shoulder-length braids or dreadlocks.

The second person -- the driver -- is described as a black woman in her 20s with a heavy build, wearing large-framed eyeglasses, a black shirt and blue pants.

The third person is described as a black woman in her 50s with a heavy build and short ahir with a receding hairline. She was wearing a black-print shirt with printed leggings.

Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org. Tips may also be sent via a text message by texting the following: TIP610 plus the information to CRIMES (274637) or via our mobile app (Crime Stoppers Houston). All tipsters remain anonymous.