"Mustache Bandit" Sought by Metro Police | Crime
A man identified by Metro Police as the "Mustache Bandit" for his facial hair seen in one robbery is wanted in connection with a number of incidents.
Police released a video and photographs Thursday of the man and said he is considered a "very active armed robbery" suspect. The video shows the man in the act of robbing a store, forcing customers to stand still while he demands cash from the register.
Police said the robberies started in April, with his latest hit on June 18. He is described as a white man, 35 to 45 years old, between 5 feet, 10 inches and 6 feet, 2 inches tall and weighing between 200 and 220 pounds.
The robber has been seen getting into the passenger side of a white pickup truck. The get-away driver is also described as a white man.
Anyone with any information about any of these crimes is urged to contact the Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591, or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555 or on the Web at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.