4

Community Food Store Armed Robbery: Watch the Video and Help the Police

^
Keep New Times Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of South Florida and help keep the future of New Times free.

The Fort Lauderdale Police Department has released a surveillance video in the investigation of an armed robbery that occurred at the Community Food Store at 3200 West Broward Boulevard, this past Sunday in the hopes that it may lead to an arrest.

According to the Detective DeAnna Greenlaw of the Fort Lauderdale Police, on August 18 at approximately 10:28 p.m., Frankie Fisher was leaving the store when an armed suspect approached him from behind, pointing a firearm at his head.

Fisher told detectives that the suspect used his t-shirt to disguise his face and demanded the victim's personal belongings. The suspect forcibly grabbed FIsher's gold chain from his neck and fled from the area.

The suspect is being described by police as a light skinned Black or Hispanic male, 18 to 20 years old, approximately 5'6" to 5'7" in height, 150 pounds in weight, wearing dark pants, and a black t-shirt.

Detectives are urging anyone with further information regarding this armed robbery or the identity of the suspect to contact Detective Tracy Figone at 954-828-5518. Watch this video and help solve a crime:

Follow Laine Doss on Twitter @LaineDoss and Facebook.



Keep New Times Broward-Palm Beach Free... Since we started New Times Broward-Palm Beach, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of South Florida, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering South Florida with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in South Florida.

 

Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in South Florida.