The City of Titusville, Florida / Police / NewsDetectives Seeking Suspect in 7-11 Robbery
The Titusville Police Department responded to the 7-11 Store located at 1850 Knox McRae Dr. on Sunday September 13th
, 2015 at approximately 2115 hours in reference to a Strong Armed Robbery and Aggravated Assault.
The suspect is described as a white male, in his 40’s, approximately 5’08” to 6’, weighing approximately 220 pounds and his face covered with a camouflaged ski mask. The suspect was wearing a gray long sleeved shirt, greenish brown shorts and tennis shoes.
The investigation revealed that the suspect told the clerk not to do anything or she would get hurt. The subject selected an 18 pack of beer and exited the store without payment.
A witness confronted the suspect outside, where the suspect produced a small knife and began to threaten the witness. The witness was able to overpower the suspect and punched him several times in the face and head area. The suspect likely has a facial injury, as he left a short trail of blood leading along the sidewalk northbound from the store.
The suspect was last seen on foot stumbling northbound on Barna Ave.
If anyone has any information about this crime, we urge them to contact the Titusville Police Department (321) 264-7800 and/or Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.