PHOENIX — Authorities say two men are in custody in connection with a
robbery at an outlet store in Anthem.
Phoenix police say tips generated by composite sketches in the March 1 robbery
led to the arrests.
They say callers were able to identify one of the suspects, 36-year-old Michael
Detectives identified 26-year-old Kyle Strippleman as the second suspect.
Search warrants were served at the men’s homes and police say evidence from the
robberies has been recovered.
Police say the suspects allegedly pretended to be shoppers when they entered
the Calvin Klein store at the Anthem Outlet Mall.
Witnesses say the men approached the checkout counter and one of them allegedly
had a handgun and ordered two employees into a dressing room.
The men fled with a large amount of merchandise.