Smash and Grab Houston Gun Store (Long Version)

Houston, TX - Houston, TX - On Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at approximately 4:30 a.m., about 10 suspects broke into a gun store located in the 11800 block of South Wilcrest Drive in Houston, TX. The suspects used a chain tied to a pickup truck to pull off the front doors of the business. Upon entering the building, they ransacked the store causing extensive damage to the property.

The suspects used a hammer to break the glass cases that stored the handgun and took several rifles off the rack. The suspects left this location with the firearms and exchanged vehicles approximately one block away.

The suspect fled the second location in an unknown direction of travel, in a possible late model Chevrolet Traverse SUV.

Descriptions for (Suspect #1 – Suspect #10) Video surveillance cameras captured images of the suspects wearing a variety of different clothing including hooded sweatshirt, masks and gloves to
conceal their identities.

Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477)or submitted online at Tips may also be sent via a text message by texting the following: TIP610


By: JThom (47724.30)

Tags: houston, smash and grab, gun shop, burglary, guns, gang, crime, blm

Location: Houston, United States