Suspects Charged In Robbery At Starbucks
Posted by Katherine Noland on Dec 22, 2012 - 2:55:33 PM
Starbucks at the corner of Sunset and Gower Street, scene of the robbery. Photo courtesy of KTLA.
HOLLYWOOD—Four suspects are being held in police
custody after robbing a Starbucks at Sunset and Gower Street in Hollywood on
According to police, two unidentified men
wearing masks, held up the coffee shop at gun point minutes before it closed at
around 11:45 p.m., and stole an undisclosed amount of money along with cash and
property from customers in the store. The two fled the scene in a Dodge Charger
where two unidentified females waited.
Police helicopters spotted the vehicle heading
south on the 110 Freeway, and 3 of the 4 suspects were soon arrested at a gas
station after they exited at Manchester. The other suspect attempted to flee,
but was found hiding under a house by a police dog at around 2:00 a.m.
The four suspects, all in their 20s, were booked
on suspicion of robbery and accessory to robbery.
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