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    NEWS RELEASE: Investigators Seeking Public’s Assistance Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

    LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. – (June 17, 2014) – On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at approximately 1 a.m., an armed robbery occurred at the Arco AM/PM gas station located at 27491 La Paz Road in the city of Laguna Niguel.  The suspect held a “stun gun” to the cashier’s back/neck area and demanded cash.  The suspect fled the business on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.  No vehicle was seen.

    The suspect is described as a male, possibly African-American, mid-late 20’s, 5 feet 10 inches, 160 pounds, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with dark stripes, blue jeans and black shoes.  The suspect had his head and the lower portion of his face covered with a black mask or similar type clothing.

    Anyone with information regarding this suspect is asked to call the Orange County Sheriff’s Department at (949) 425-1942 or (714) 647-7000.  Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Orange County Crime Stoppers at 855-TIP-OCCS (855-847-6227) or at   



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