Crime Stoppers offers reward for info on GameStop robbery
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Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of a man who robbed the GameStop at Edgewood Towne Centre on Dec. 18.
After shopping for about a half-hour before the store closed, a black male drew a silver handgun when the cashier told the man the cost and opened the register, according to a Crime Stoppers press release.
Police said the robber took a bag of items and also demanded cash from the register. About $800 to $900 in cash was taken. The items and cash totaled about $2,000.
Police said the suspect is about 5 feet 8 inches and 180 pounds, with short, neatly trimmed hair, a goatee, and "distinct" light brown eyes.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 412-255-8477. Callers may remain anonymous.
First Published January 17, 2013 12:23 am