Release Date/Time: 8/11/2016 6:27 PM

Incident: Robbery

Report #: 16 08 0626

Date: Thursday, 8/11/2016

Time: 2:22 PM

Location: Fairview Ave / Sharon Dr

A 24 year old man was robbed as he walked home. The man was dropped off by a friend and was walking on Fairview Avenue at Sharon Drive when a dark blue Honda drove by. The car quickly made a U-turn and pulled up to the curb. The front passenger got out and pointed a small silver revolver at the victim. The suspect demanded the man's money and phone, and the victim handed them over the property. The suspect got back in the car and drove onto the northbound 101 on ramp. The suspect was described as an HMA, 18 – 21, wearing a blue baseball cap, blue jeans, and a white short sleeve shirt.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Salinas Police Department at (831) 758-7321. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call the Salinas Police Department Tip Line at (831) 775-4222, or the We-Tip Line at 1-800-78 CRIME, or text information to the Text to the Text Tip Line with the code "SPD831" to "847411".

Release Authorized by: Cmdr. John C. Murray

Telephone: (831) 758-7250

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