The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s
Office is seeking information regarding a home-invasion style robbery case in
the Richmond area.
Around 11 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office
deputies were called to a residence in the 7000 block of Sharpsburg Drive in
the Tara subdivision concerning the incident.
The initial report is that two black males carrying guns forced their way into
the home and pistol whipped one of the residents in the house. Detectives
believe there was another suspect waiting in the getaway vehicle, a Cadillac.
One suspect left the residence through the front door while the second suspect
left through the back door.
men from the residence got into a truck and chased the suspects’ vehicle. After
a chase through the area, the truck crashed into the vehicle and the driver of
the Cadillac jumped out of the car and left the area.
Shortly after, that suspect was taken into custody by a Sheriff’s Office
detective who was in the area. Also, the suspects’ vehicle was stolen out of
The first suspect was wearing a green shirt and was described as being thin and
tall. Besides the lime green shirt, he was wearing white boxers and had tattoos
on his arms. The second suspect was wearing a washed-out brown shirt and blue
jeans. He was described as shorter than the first suspect and was heavier. Both
men were wearing black ski masks.
“Our detectives are working hard to ID these crooks,” said Sheriff Troy Nehls.
“Considering all the difficulties we’ve endured during the hurricane, these
guys struck when our victims were not expecting an attack. If you have any
information about these thugs, please call our Crime Stoppers TIPS line and get
the reward money.”
who has information on this crime is asked to call Fort
Bend County Crime Stoppers, Inc.
(281) 342-TIPS (8477)
which leads to the apprehension and filing of charges on the suspect(s)
involved, could earn you up to $5,000 CASH REWARD
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