Metro Police offer reward for help identifying Mapco thieves

Posted at 8:21 PM, Feb 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-28 21:21:37-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Police's South Precinct is asking for help from the public in identifying two men who robbed two separate Mapco locations this week.

The first robbery occurred on Monday at 3:20 a.m. when a man walked into the Mapco at 2101 Murfreesboro Pike and asked the clerk for a carton of cigarettes. The second suspect then entered the store and demanded money at gunpoint while his accomplice grabbed several cartons of cigarettes. The two fled the scene in an older model mid-size pickup truck.

The second robbery occurred at 7:15 a.m. on Wednesday. During this robbery, both men entered the Mapco at 365 Harding Place at the same time and demanded cash at gunpoint from the clerk. They also took several cartons of cigarettes once more. This time they fled in a dark colored SUV.

During both of the robberies, one of the suspects wore a mask while the other did not.

You can see both suspects in the surveillance images above, along with the vehicles they fled both robbery locations in.

Anyone who recognizes the men or either of the getaway vehicles from the attached surveillance photos is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463 or East Precinct Investigations at 615-862-7525. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.