On Saturday, July 27, at approximately 1:35am, officers with the Grand Junction Police Department were dispatched to the convenience store at 599 29 ½ Road, on a report of an armed robbery. It was reported that two subjects had just robbed the store at gunpoint, and had fled on foot with cash and merchandise, including a several packs of Swisher Sweet cigars. No injuries were reported.
One subject is described as a white male, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt, a light colored mask, and blue baggie jeans with designer back pockets, rolled up into a cuff above black shoes. He was observed to be carrying a black Jordan brand backpack. The second subject is described as a white male, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with black face mask or balaclava, red shirt, blue baggie faded jeans with large front pockets with what appears to be frayed stitching, and black shoes. The attached images are the best photos we could capture from the surveillance footage.
We’re reaching out to the community and asking for any information you may have regarding this crime or these suspects. Someone knows something. Please contact Crime Stoppers of Mesa County and share anything you know. Your tip could result in a reward of up to $1000, all while remaining completely anonymous. PLEASE NOTE: tips submitted as comments to this post are NOT eligible for the Crime Stoppers reward. Please submit your tips and information directly to Crime Stoppers, reference GJPD case number 19-43139.