On September 7 at 3:45 pm, the suspect entered the Safeway at 1225 West Guadalupe, placed some items in his cart, paid for them then exited the store in a manner that stood out amongst other customers. An employee attempted to stop the suspect and the suspect attacked the employee with a large knife that was engraved on both sides. When the employee knocked the knife out of the suspect's hand, the suspect ran to a black Chevy Silverado pick-up truck. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, 30-35 years old, shaved head, goatee, wearing jeans and a white T-shirt.
Please submit any information regarding the crime or identity of the suspect(s) through the “Submit a Tip” option at www.CrimeReports.com or text information to 274-637 (CRIMES). Begin your message with MESAPD. You can also call 480-644-2211 and select option 2. Refer to report number 20132500417.