Investigators need the public’s help in identifying this man and woman wanted for the robbery of local business this morning Monday, August 1, 2022.
At around 6:45a.m., the male and female can be seen entering the Puff’s Smoke Shop located in 15700 block of the East Freeway in Channelview.
The man and woman casually looked at merchandise, then the male grabbed the clerk and held her in a chokehold while demanding she open the register.
The clerk complied, and the pair stole cash along with vapes cartridges , adult products and tattoo equipment.
The male is described as a Hispanic male, heavy set, between 35 to 40 years of age.
The female is 25 to 30 years-old, with tattoos on her left shoulder to elbow. The pair fled in a newer model gray colored Ford F150.
The video link is here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/1cjiot0k6p27sgj/Surveillance%20Video.mp4?dl=0
Anyone with information is urged to call the Violent Crime unit at 713-274-9210 or Crime Stoppers may pay up to 5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.