Suspect sought in April robbery near Rainbow and Oakey

Las Vegas police asked for the public’s help Friday in finding a man who robbed a business near the intersection of Rainbow and Oakey boulevards in late April.

The armed robbery happened on April 26 about 10:30 a.m., when a man walked into the business with a gun in his hand and demanded money from the clerk. After the business’ employee complied, the robber left on foot, police said.

Witnesses described the robber as a man between 25 and 30 years old, 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black hoodie, black pants, a black bandana that covered his face and sunglasses.

Anyone with information about this crime can call Las Vegas police at (702) 828-3591. To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit

Contact reporter Maria Agreda at or 702-383-0391. Find her on Twitter: @mjfagre.


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