VIDEO: 2 men on the run after robbing victim of Rolex watch in front of Houston hotel
HOUSTON - Officials need your help identifying two men suspected of robbing another man at gunpoint at an uptown Houston hotel.
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Footage provided by the Houston Police Department shows a man standing by the doors of the hotel when an SUV pulled up and two armed men approached him. One of the men had a rifle, while the other was holding a handgun.
Investigators say the suspects demanded the victim’s Rolex watch and his backpack before driving away.
Police described both suspects as Black men but the one wielding a handgun has a slim build and was seen on camera with a white T-shirt, black du-rag, dark pants and a handgun. The other, holding a semi-automatic rifle, was described as having a heavy build, white-t-shirt with a black du-rag and dark pants.
If you have any information that can help lead to their arrest, you’re encouraged to call Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS (8477) submitting an online tip or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Your help could result in a cash reward of up to $5,000.