Tempe Police Department seeking public’s assistance in locating armed robbery suspects

Jul 14, 2022, 4:00 PM | Updated: Jul 15, 2022, 7:38 am

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PHOENIX — The Tempe Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a pair of suspects accused of robbing and shooting a victim before fleeing.

The incident occurred on May 17 when one of the suspects robbed the victim near Kyrene and Knox roads before leaving in a silver Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by the other suspect, police said.

The man accused of shooting the victim is described as 5-foot-7 and between the ages of 18 and 25.

He was last seen wearing gray shorts, a black Diamond Supply Co. T-Shirt and carrying a black backpack.

The suspect who was driving the Jeep is described as a 5-foot-7 man between 18 and 25 years old with a thin build.

He was last seen wearing a black ski mask, white T-shirt, jeans and white Nike Air Force One shoes.

Anyone with information about the suspects is asked to call Tempe Police at 480-350-8311 or can submit a tip anonymously online.

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Tempe Police Department seeking public’s assistance in locating armed robbery suspects