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5/22/2015 - BUSINESS ROBBERY- Church`s, 1153 S. Bellevue

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On Friday, May 7, 2015 at approximately 11:10 p.m., a lone male robbed the Church’s Chicken at 1153 South Bellevue. The suspect attempted to enter the business, but the doors were locked. The suspect was informed by the employees that the lobby is closed, but the drive- thru is still open. The suspect and an unknown male drove around to the drive- thru.


The suspect walked up to the drive-thru window and placed an order. When the employee opened the drive-thru window to accept the suspect’s cash, the employee opened the cash register.  The suspect pointed a silver and black handgun at the employee. The employee ran to the back of the store.  The suspect grabbed an undetermined amount of cash from the register.


After taking the cash the suspect and the unknown male fled the scene in a late 1990’s tan Buick.


The suspect is described as a male black, light complexion, 5’8” medium build, wearing gold frame glasses, a black shirt, dark pants armed with a silver and black handgun.


The suspect was captured on video and is posted here.


Investigators need someone to come forward with information to help solve this crime.


No arrests have been made at this time.

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On May 10, 2015, victims were alerted by their credit card company of suspicious activity on their credit card at 5959 Poplar Avenue (Target). The victims still had their credit cards in their possession.


Two suspects were captured on Target’s Surveillance System making credit purchases with the victim’s credit card.


The suspects are described as the following: Suspect #1 is a male, black, 30-40 yrs. old, medium complexion with a beard and mustache. He was seen wearing a red Nike t-shirt, gray jogging pants with black tennis shoes. Suspect #2 is a female, black, 25-35 yrs. old, light complexion, shoulder length black hair. She was seen wearing a white, long sleeve button down shirt and blue jeans. Both got into a Silver SUV (unknown make/model) and fled the scene.


No arrest has been made at this point, and it is an ongoing investigation.



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4/3/2015 - Circle K Robbery- 1685 Union Avenue
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On April 2, 2015, at approximately 8:30 p.m., Circle K, located at 1685 Union, was robbed by an armed male.  The male entered the business and acted as if he were going to make a purchase.  When the clerk turned to retrieve items, the male produced a small black handgun, pointed it at the clerk and demanded money from the cash register.  The clerk complied.  The male fled on foot with cash stolen in the robbery.


The suspect was described as a black, male, 40-45 years old, 5’9”-5’11”/slim build, wearing a black hat with a light colored shoulder length wig underneath, black shirt, black pants.    


The robbery was caught on the store’s security video.  Attached are images from the security cameras.  Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call Crimestoppers at 901-528-CASH, or the Safe Streets Task Force at 901-922-5215.


1504001314ME/ Switzer / SSTF

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3/13/2015 - BUSINESS ROBBERY 4880 Summer Avenue Casa Perez
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On Friday, March 2, 2015, at approximately 8:00 p.m., officers responded to a robbery of a business at Casa Perez, located at 4880 Summer Avenue. Upon arrival, officers were advised that three male Hispanics entered the business armed with handguns. The males pointed handguns at the employees and demanded money from the cash register. The employees complied and placed money in a black bag.

After receiving the currency, the suspects ordered a victim to give them cigarettes. The victim complied and the suspects fled westbound from the business.

Suspect #1 is described as a male Hispanic, 5’5”, 150 pounds, wearing a dark-colored hoodie and dark pants.

Suspect #2 is described as a male Hispanic, 5’7”, slim build, wearing a blue skull cap, multi-colored shirt, and blue jeans.

Suspect #3 is described as a male Hispanic, 5’8”, medium build, wearing glasses, a black/white shirt and black pants.

The suspects were captured on video. Still shot photos of the suspects are also available.

Investigators need someone to come forward with information to help solve this crime.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Citizens who have knowledge of this crime or the identity of the suspects responsible are asked call 901-528-CASH (2274) or send information via web at http://www.528cash.org.

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On Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at approximately 1p.m., First South Financial Credit Union Bank located at 7166 Winchester was robbed by a lone gunman. The gunman approached a teller, produced a gray or silver revolver, and told a customer, who was at the counter, to get on the ground. The customer complied. The suspect demanded and took currency.  The suspect ordered everyone in the business to get on the ground as he made his escape.


An undetermined amount of currency was taken from the credit union. The suspect was last seen walking back eastbound from the credit union.


No one was injured during this robbery.


The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6’1”, 210 pounds, medium complexion, stubble hair on his face, medium length hair, red devil mask, black hooded coat, blue jeans, black and gray gloves, and black and gray shoes. 


Safe Streets Task Force/ Sgt. Nolen / 1502011542ME

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6690 Macon

Report# 1410015671ME


On October 29, 2014, at approximately 10:04 p.m., two males entered the Dollar General located at 6690 Macon. One of the suspects produced a black handgun and pointed it at the employees and customers. The second suspect jumped the counter and demanded currency from the cash register. After taking currency, the suspects fled the business through the front door and were last seen westbound toward the Arbor Apartments.


Suspect #1 is described as 5’8”- 5’10”, 170 pounds, wearing a black hoodie, black pants, and armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.

Suspect #2 is described as 6’0”- 6’2”, 170 pounds, wearing a gray hoodie, black pants, a black backpack, a blue surgical mask, and blue surgical gloves.


These suspects are possibly responsible for several additional Dollar General robberies in the Memphis area.


Video and still shot photos of the suspects are available for release.


This investigation is ongoing.


Citizens who have knowledge of this crime or the identity of the suspects responsible are asked call 901-528-CASH (2274) or send information via web at http://www.528cash.org.

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Robbery Individuals

Third & Pontotoc // mADISON & SECOND

(Reports #1407006304ME, 1407002536ME)


On Saturday, July 5, 2014 approximately 3:30 a.m., two males, both 22-years-old, reported they were robbed and beaten after leaving Raiford’s, 14 S. Second, and walking to their car parked in the 200 block of S. Main.  Both males were injured, one critically with head trauma. The critically injured male has since been discharged from a local hospital. The suspects took wallets, cash, credit cards, and a cell phone.  None of the property has been recovered.


Little descriptive information is available on the suspects.  One of the victims was rendered unconscious.


About the same time, a third male, 21-years-old reported he was robbed and beaten after attempting to make a withdrawal from an ATM nearby.  The third victim was treated and discharged from a local hospital.  Cash was taken from this victim.


Suspects in the second incident were described as three black males.  One of the suspects is approximately 5’11 and had dreadlocks.  A second was bald or nearly bald.  There is no description on the third suspect.


No arrests have been made in connection in either incident.


Friends and families of the victims have raised additional funds for information that will solve these cases.  Up to $15,000, in addition to any award approved by CrimeStoppers of Memphis and Shelby County, may be awarded for the identification and felony charging of the suspects responsible.


Citizens who have knowledge of this crime or the identity of the suspects responsible are asked call 901-528-CASH (2274) or send information via web at http://www.528cash.org.


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On Wednesday, May 21, 2014, approximately 4:15 p.m., officers assigned to Raines Station of the Memphis Police Department responded to a shooting at 2039 Janis.  A male was found inside with multiple gunshot wounds.  He died at the scene.


The victim has since been identified as Patrick Grant, male, 36.


The suspect or suspects responsible for this murder remain at large.


On Friday, July 11, 2014, the family of Patrick Grant offered a $1,000 award in addition to the normal $1,000 award reserved for CrimeStoppers tips that solve murders.   The total award for tips identifying the suspect(s) and leading to the arrest and charging of the suspect(s) responsible for the murder of Patrick Grant is now $2,000.


This is an active investigation.  Homicide investigators are asking anyone with information to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH or the Homicide Bureau at 901-636-3300.


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