MODESTO — Modesto police are asking for assistance in identifying a suspect who has committed several armed robberies throughout Modesto.
The first was at the CVS Pharmacy, 2900 Standiford Ave., on April 21 about 8:30 p.m. The second was at Cost Less Market, 3801 Yosemite Blvd., on May 16 about 8:30 p.m. The third was at Radio Shack, 3900 Sisk Road, on May 20 at 10:45 p.m.
In each case, the suspect displayed a black handgun and took cash. He is identified as a Latino male, 25 to 35 years old, 5-foot-8 to 6-foot, 180 to 250 pounds, with tattoos around his neck.
Investigators ask anyone with information about the robberies to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tipsters can text information to Crime Stoppers by sending a text message to 274637. Type "TIP704" along with the message.