On December 1, 2016 at 9:51am, the pictured suspect entered the Econolodge Inn & Suites at 951 W. Main Street, displayed a knife, jumped the counter and demanded money from the desk clerk. The suspect was given a known amount of U.S. currency; he then fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a White or Hispanic male, 20-30 years old, 5'07"-5'08" tall, 150-165 lbs., black hair. He was wearing a white Halloween-style ask with blood imprinted on the mask, a blue surgical glove on his right hand, a dark colored long-sleeved zip-up jacket, dark colored pants and black & white Converse shoes.
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- Use our online form found here. Please fill in the case number in the Case Number field under Incident Information. CASE NUMBER 20163360233, or
- Text information to 274-637 (CRIMES). Begin your message with MESAPD, or
- Call our non-emergency number at 480-644-2211 and select option 2 at the menu.