HOUSTON, TX (KTRK) — Police are searching for a gunman accused of stealing cash from the register at an adult video store in northwest Houston.
The robbery happened around 1 a.m. on Saturday, July 2, according to Houston police.
Officials released surveillance video of the incident on Tuesday. You can view the footage in the video player above.
Police said the suspect went into the adult video store on Block 14000 of the Northwest Freeway with a sharp object and a ski mask. He then asked for money from the register.
Video shows the suspect walking around the counter and forcing the clerk to open the cash drawer.
After putting the money in a backpack, he fled the store, police said.
Investigators described the suspect as a white or Hispanic male. He wore a gray shirt and black Adidas pants.
Please contact Crime Stoppers of Houston directly if you have any information regarding this investigation. Information leading to the indictment and/or arrest of a crime suspect may result in a cash payment of up to $5,000. Tipsters must contact Crime Stoppers directly to remain anonymous and be considered for a cash payment by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), an online tip at www.crime-stoppers.org, or through the mobile app Submit by Crime Stoppers.
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