FLETCHER PARKWAY -- Employees at Starbucks on Fletcher Parkway in La Mesa were preparing for closing Wednesday night when a female customer flashed a silver revolver and demanded cash.
Police said the robber had been in the store for approximately two hours prior to the robbery. An employee who was preparing to remove cash from the register for closing handed over an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect was last seen driving west through the parking lot toward
Jackson Drive in a blue 1990’s two door hatchback (possibly a Honda).
The suspect was described as a white female, late 30’s to late 40’s, 5’6” to 5’7”, heavy set, with dirty
blonde shoulder length hair. The suspect was wearing a green V-neck shirt,
tan pants and thick eye glasses. The suspect had a “Tribal” tattoo with a
butterfly on one of her inner forearms and a “Tribal” tattoo on her upper chest.
The suspect was described as being dirty and unkempt.
If you have any information on this case, please call the La Mesa Police
Department at (619) 667-1400.
You may also call Crime Stoppers’ anonymous toll-free tip line (888) 580-
TIPS (or www.sdcrimestoppers.com
). You can remain anonymous, and be
eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in this case.