Hillsborough armed robbery suspect at large

The suspect's vehicle image courtesy HCSO

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FL (WFLA) – Hillsborough detectives are looking for an armed robbery suspect who took money from a woman in the Palmera Pointe Condos last week.

It happened on Aug. 18 soon after midnight at the condo complex located at 7417 Palmera Pointe Circle. The victim, Trinh Doan, 18, was driving on the complex grounds when her car was blocked by a later model BMW convertible with after-market chrome rims. A passenger got out and approached her. He had a pistol in his hand, according to HCSO. He demanded money.

She gave him cash, he got back into the car and drove away.

He is described as a Hispanic male, about 5 feet 6 inches tall, thin build, he was wearing a black baseball hat, black sweatshirt, blue jeans.

If you have any information about the suspect, please call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at (813)247-8200. If you want to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text “CSTB plus your tip” to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).

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