Published on Aug 29, 2013
On August 27, 2013, at 7:12am, the complainant, a 46 year-old female, was opening the Castor Bar located at 6641 Castor Avenue in Oxford Circle when an unknown white male entered the bar, produces a handgun and walks to the rear of the bar where he encounters the complainant. The suspect then puts the handgun away and asks to use the restroom. When the suspect exits the restroom he produces a knife demanding money. The suspect then attacks the complainant pushing her out of the way of the cash register taking an unknown amount of money. After taking the money the suspect fled north on Castor Avenue then east on Unruh Street.
Suspect Description: White male, 30 years-of-age, red/auburn crew cut hair, wearing a gray fleece pull over hooded shirt, blue jeans and white sneakers.
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If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact:
Northeast Detectives Division
Det. White #741