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Deputies searching for suspects believed to have robbed same 7-Eleven, two days apart

Posted at 9:49 AM, Jul 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-15 09:49:02-04

Hillsborough County deputies are searching for two burglary suspects who are believed to have robbed the same 7-eleven twice, and just two days apart. 

Video has been released from the first armed robbery which happened on July 12 at the 7-Eleven located at 7711 Causeway Blvd. in Tampa. 

When the suspects reportedly robbed the 7-Eleven 2 days later on July 14, they demanded cash and cigarettes and they fled the store on foot towards the south side of the Family Dollar plaza. 

Suspect one is described as a white or Hispanic male, possibly in his early to mid 20's, approximately 5'8" to 5'10", with medium build, wearing all black clothing with a mask on and a hood over his head. He was also wearing blue latex gloves and was armed with a handgun.

Suspect two is described as a white or Hispanic male, possibly in his early to mid 20's, approximately 5'5" to 5'7", with medium build, wearing all black clothing with a mask on and a hood over his head. He was also wearing blue latex gloves and was armed with a handgun.

Deputies say it is possible they are driving a Ford Explorer, either silver, gray or tan, with a luggage rack on the roof. 

Anyone with any information reference these suspects is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspects and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.