On Monday, August 4, 2014, at approximately 4:00 a.m., Lake Havasu City police officers responded to a report of an armed robbery that just occurred at the Circle K store at 1791 Kiowa Avenue.
A white male entered the convenience store brandishing a handgun and demanded money from the store employees. With a gun pointed at them a store employee handed over an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect. The male suspect left the store and was seen getting in to the passenger side of a white colored 4-door sedan, possibly a Toyota. Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Bureau were called-out to investigate the crime.
The suspect is described as a white male approximately 5’10” – 6’00” with a slender build. The male suspect was wearing a black colored ski mask, a blue colored sweatshirt, black colored shorts and black colored socks with dark colored shoes. The male suspect was last seen getting in to the white colored vehicle that went west on Kiowa Avenue towards the lake.
Detectives continue to investigate the incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Detective Mike Fuller at (928) 854-0884 or the Lake Havasu Silent Witness. Anonymous tips can be left by calling 928-854-TIPS (8477). Citizens can also send an anonymous text message tip to “CRIMES” or 274637. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through a web page based tip service at www.tipsoft.com or via the “TipSubmit” mobile application for iPhone and Android based smart phones.