San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: December 18, 2016 / 2:00 a.m.

INCIDENT: Armed Robbery

LOCATION: Circle K Store, 73943 Twentynine Palms Hwy, 29 Palms

SUSPECT: Unknown, White Male Adult, 5’06”, 160 pounds

VICTIM: Circle K Store


Deputies are seeking the public’s assistance with information related to an armed robbery at Circle K in 29 Palms. On Sunday, December 18, 2016, an unknown white male suspect entered the store at about 2:00 a.m. armed with a handgun. The suspect demanded money from the clerk then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. The clerk was not physically harmed during the robbery and no other customers were in the store at the time.

Anyone with information related to the investigation is asked to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760)366-4175. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME.

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Refer:Sergeant Derek Garvin

Station: Morongo Basin Station

Phone No.(760) 366-4175

Case No.201602041

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division

655 E. Third Street

San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

Telephone: (909) 387-3700