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Police Search for Fast-Food Restaurant Robber

Police Search for Fast-Food Restaurant Robber

Metro Police are searching for a man who robbed a fast-food restaurant near Cimarron and Blue Diamond roads.

According to police, the robbery happened Jan. 6 at around 11 p.m. The suspect entered the business and demanded money. An employee gave the man money from the register, and he took the tip jar. The man left the restaurant on foot in an unknown direction.

The man police are looking for is described as a black man about 25 years old. He is 5 foot 6, 150 pounds and clean shaven. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap with a white rim, a white long-sleeved button-down shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro's Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555. 

Police Searching for Man Who Used Long-Barreled Gun to Rob Store

Police Searching for Man Who Used Long-Barreled Gun to Rob Store

Metro Police are looking for a man who robbed a business on Rainbow Boulevard near Patrick Lane.

According to police, the man walked into the business just after 9:30 p.m. Dec. 3 and pulled out a long-barreled gun. The man threatened the clerk and demanded all the money from the register.

The man was last seen leaving the area on a bicycle.

He is described as a black man between 5 foot 6 and 5 foot 8 and 160 and 180 pounds. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a gray beanie, gray hoodie, blue jacket, blue jeans, white shoes and sunglasses.

Anyone with information is urged to call Metro's Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555. 

Police Still Search for Man Who Stole Cab

Police Still Search for Man Who Stole Cab

Metro Police have re-released a picture of a man they say robbed a cab driver this past summer because the man has still not been identified.

According to police, at around 2:30 a.m. on August 22, the man called for a cab from a business near Charleston Boulevard and Hualapai Way.

After being driven to the area of Tropicana Avenue and Ft. Apache Road, the man became upset and got out of the cab. The driver also got out of the cab. At that point, the man pulled out a gun and threatened the cab driver, police said.

The man then got back into the cab and drove away with it. The car was later recovered.

The man police are looking for is described as a white man in his 20s with a medium build and short hair. He was last seen wearing a ball cap, glasses, a light-colored T-shirt and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro's Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.

Police Looking for Man Who Tried to Rob Bank

Police Looking for Man Who Tried to Rob Bank

Metro Police are searching for a man who tried to rob a bank inside a grocery store near Desert Inn Road and Durango Drive.

According to police, the man approached a teller and presented a note demanding money. The teller did not give the man anything. The would-be robber eventually became frustrated and walked away.

The man police are looking for is described as an Asian man in his 30s. He is between 5 foot 4 and 5 foot 8 with a thin build. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, dark sunglasses, black jacket and black gloves.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro's Robbery Section, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702)385-5555.  

Police Still Looking for Information on Robber

Police Still Looking for Information on Robber

Metro Police are again looking for the man involved in a robbery that happened more than a month ago because police still do not have the robber's identity.

According to police, the victim and the man police are looking for met through social media a few days before the robbery. They met in person August 29.

While the victim and the robber were walking together in a neighborhood near Flamingo Road and El Capitan at around 5 p.m., the man pulled out a gun, pointed it at the victim's head and demanded money. The victim gave him money and he left.

The man police are looking for is described as a black man about 25 years old. He is 5 foot 11 and 150 pounds. He has short, black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro's Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call (702) 385-5555.  

Police Looking for Man Who Stole a Cab

Metro Police are searching for a man who robbed a cab driver earlier this month.

According to police, the man called for a cab from a business in the area of Charleston Boulevard and Hualapai Way at about 2:30 a.m. August 22.

After being driven to the area of Tropicana Avenue and Ft. Apache Road, the man became upset and got out of the cab. The cab driver also got out of the car.

At that point, the man pulled out a gun and threatened the cab driver, got back into the cab and drove away, police said. The vehicle was later recovered.

The man is described as a white man in his 20s with a medium build and short hair. He was last seen wearing a baseball cap, glasses, a light-colored T-shirt and jeans.

Anyone with information is urged to call Metro's Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, (702) 385-5555. 

Police Warning People of Increase in Car Burglaries

Police Warning People of Increase in Car Burglaries

Metro Police are alerting people living in the southwest part of the Las Vegas valley about an increase in car burglaries.

According to police, the communities of Southern Highlands, Mountains Edge and Rhodes Ranch have been targeted by thieves.

Detectives say the thieves have gained entry into cars through unlocked doors. They're taking anything of value, including loose change, police said.

Police are reminding people of the following guidelines:

  • Lock your vehicle doors
  • Take your keys with you
  • Hide your belongings
  • Never leave valuables in your vehicle
  • Report suspicious activity

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro's Property Crimes Section at (702) 828-1686, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.