Two men stole more than $2,000 dollars from a Mission Valley store using sleight of hand. Security cameras captured the
suspects, and detectives from the El Paso Police Department are asking for your
help in identifying these thieves, through the Crime Stoppers, “Crime of the
Week.” On the afternoon of Tuesday, June 26th, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. two men walked into the Tractor Supply store located at 9541
Alameda. Each man asked to exchange small bills for large bills. As the bills were
being exchanged the men used various tricks while talking to the cashier in
an attempt to confuse and take a larger amount than what was being exchanged. In total the two men stole, two thousand two hundred and fifty dollars, from the
business. The suspects left the store in a maroon recent model four-door sedan.
The suspects are described as black males in their 30’s. One of the suspects
is described as having a heavy build and was wearing a white t-shirt and khaki
colored cargo shorts. The second suspect is described as having a medium build an
average height and he was wearing a polo style shirt and light-colored pants.
Investigators are certain that some will recognize the men captured on the
security video. If you have any information about the identity of these
thieves call Crime Stoppers of El Paso immediately at 566-8477. that’s 566-TIPS. If the information that you
provide leads to an arrest you may qualify for a cash reward.
Crime Stoppers of El Paso, a nonprofit organization brings together the
community law enforcement and the media to solve crimes.