WCSO Patrol Deputies are currently on scene investigating an armed robbery of a patron at the Tomb Thumb located at 3871 E County Highway 30A east, Seagrove Place. Shortly before 8 am this morning, the victim stated a black male, wearing a dark blue or black hoody with a thin white stripe and a red and white shirt underneath the hoody, brandished a silver revolver and demanded the victim’s wallet. The suspect is described as 25 to 30 years of age, approximately 6 feet tall and has possible gold or silver caps on his teeth. The suspect fled north from the convenience store after the incident and the victim was not injured. This is the not the same suspect that was involved with the EZ Serve armed robbery, located at 10970 Co Highway 30A east, on January 27th.
The Sheriff’s Office is asking assistance from the public that if they see an individual fitting the description, please do not approach him and call law enforcement immediately at 850.892.8111 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850.863.TIPS.