Robbery suspect: “I’m doing this for my kids, I have to feed my kids”

State & Regional

HOUSTON (CW39) Houston Police Department Robbery Division investigators were looking for a robbery suspect who said he needed to “feed his kids” as he held up a convenience store in South Houston in December.

The suspect then drove to a second convenience store not far away and committed a second robbery, according to police. Take a look at the store surveillance video and see if you recognize the suspect.

Investigators said the armed robbery happened on December 11th.

Crime Stoppers were offering a $5,000 reward to anyone with information that could lead to the arrest of the suspect.

Tipsters can call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS. Callers may remain anonymous.

(CW39 contributed to this report)

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