Handgun, jewelry stolen during Tampa home invasion

- Home invasion suspects who, police say, demanded money and drugs from the homeowner, were caught in the act by surveillance cameras.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay released video of the March 3 incident. They said the suspects forced their way through the front door of a home on Yukon Street in West Tampa around 2:15 a.m.

Police said they demanded money and drugs and stole jewelry, electronics, cash and a .357 handgun before leaving in an unknown type vehicle.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay said it is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the suspects in this case. Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com.

 
Surveillance Video of Home Invasion

Tampa Police Detectives Investigate Early Morning Home InvasionOn March 3, 2016 at approximately 2:15 a.m., unknown male suspects forcibly entered the residence of 1409 Yukon Street West in Tampa through the front door. Once inside, the suspects demanded money and drugs from the occupants. The suspects stole jewelry, electronics, cash and a .357 handgun then fled the residence in an unknown type vehicle. Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspects in this case. Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones and Droids. Crime Stoppers must be contacted first in order to be eligible for a cash reward.

Posted by Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay, Inc. on Monday, March 14, 2016

 

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