On June 6, 2018, at approximately 10:48pm, the Beaumont Police Department received a call regarding an armed robbery that occurred at the Shell Gas Station located at 97 Beaumont Avenue. The subject entered the business, pointed a handgun at a store employee and escorted the employee to the registers. The suspect emptied the registers and left the location on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. Surveillance footage depicts the subject wearing a green ski mask, a blue sweatshirt and blue latex gloves (see image).
Officers responded to the location and set up a perimeter in an effort to locate the suspect, but were unsuccessful. Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to contact the Beaumont Police Department Detective Bureau at 951-769-8500 reference case #1806B-0785.