Composite of armed robbery suspect released


ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The St. Augustine Police Department has released a composite sketch of a suspected armed robber who stole from a Home Depot in St. Augustine.

Surveillance video showed the man leaving the store with unpaid merchandise on Nov. 20.

The composite sketch includes a visible "SS" tattoo on the suspect's neck and a tear drop tattoo near his eye.

When someone from store security attempted to stop the robber, he pulled a knife on the employee, police said.

The robber ran south from Home Depot behind the Riverside Plaza.

Anyone who can help identify the robber or who knows anything about the incident is asked to call the St. Augustine Police Department at 904-209-3482. To be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000, call Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida at 888-277-8477.