HOUSTON – Houston police have released surveillance video of a man they said robbed a convenience store at gunpoint before pedaling away from the scene.
The robbery was reported around 8:50 p.m. at a store located in the 8600 block of the Southwest Freeway.
Video shows a man walking toward the store’s counter, pulling out a handgun and demanding cash from the register. After the employee handed over the money, the suspect fled the store on a baby blue bicycle with reflectors on the wheels, according to police.
The suspect is believed to be in his 20s, stands 5 feet 4 to 5 feet 5 inches tall, and has a slim build, dark complexion, dark brown eyes and short hair. as had a distinctive tattoo of a star over his right eyebrow, as well as other tattoos beside his right eye, police said.
Crime Stoppers is offering to pay up $5,000 for information leading to the identification or arrest of the suspect involved. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.
Watch the robbery below: