APD on lookout for aggravated robbery suspects
The Austin Police Department is asking the public for help in locating two male suspects who robbed the Macy's Department Store located at 11200 Lakeline Mall Drive on April 8th and also injured one person.
Police say they responded to the store at about 4 p.m. Police say the suspects entered Macy's and concealed an undisclosed amount of property in a bag. The first suspect walked out of Macy's without paying for the merchandise. He was approached by Loss Prevention personnel. As he was trying to get away with the stolen merchandise, he shoved Loss Prevention personnel away from him.
Police say the suspect then grabbed a 66-year-old male victim, who has no peripheral vision, and shoved him towards Loss Prevention personnel. The victim fell to the ground and had difficulty standing up. He was assisted by Loss Prevention personnel. The victim was later taken to the hospital where it was learned his pelvis was severely injured, requiring surgery. The second suspect also fled the scene.
He was last seen wearing reading glasses, Houston Texans baseball cap, white baseball t-shirt with red lettering, blue jeans, white tennis shoes and has tattoos on both arms. Possible name of "Tanto".
The second suspect is seen in the image above and is described as follows:
He was last seen wearing a blue Adidas shirt, blue jeans, white tennis shoes and has tattoos on his left forearm.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at (512) 472-TIPS or text "Tip 103" + your message to CRIMES. You may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 if your tip leads to an arrest or charges being filed.