Release Date/Time: 4/3/2013 8:30 AM
Incident: Armed Robbery
Date: Wednesday, 4/3/2013
Time: 8:30 AM
Location: 900 block of Chamise Dr.
Officers responded to an armed robbery early this morning at approximately 4:25 AM, in the 900 block of Chamise Dr. The victim (40) was waiting for a ride to work outside a residence when she was accosted by a male suspect who demanded money. The suspect was recognized by the victim as the suspect involved in the standoff with police on Sherwood Dr. a day before, Delbert Robles (27). Robles showed the victim a knife he was carrying in his waist band and at one point appeared to grab the knife in a threatening manner.
The victim gave Robles the money she had and he proceeded to also take her cell phone forcefully, The victims ride arrived and Robles threw the phone on the ground and fled on foot. Officers conducted an extensive search of the area but did not locate Robles.
Robles was described as wearing a black beanie, black jacket and blue jeans. Robles is a Hispanic male, 6'00", 180 lbs, black hair, brown eyes. Robles should be considered armed and dangerous, Anyone with information on Robles' whereabouts is asked to call the Salinas Police Department at 758-7321 or to remain anonymous you can call 775-4222
Robles is wanted on the charges of brandishing a weapon, trespassing and violation of probation as a result of the standoff on Sherwood Dr. in addition to the armed robbery on Chamise Dr.
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera