On Monday, Oct. 29, at approximately 12:17 p.m., two unknown suspects entered the 7-Eleven located at 196 San Mateo Road in Half Moon Bay.
One suspect distracted the cashier by asking questions about lottery tickets while the other suspect proceeded to the rear office and took a bag containing $7,581.99 in cash. The unknown suspects then quickly left the store. The theft was discovered and reported several hours later.
Suspect one was described as an African American male in his late 30's to late 40's, approximately 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighing approximately 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark colored golf style hat, black jacket with brown furry material around the hooded portion, a white shirt and black jeans with white tennis shoes.
Suspect two was described as an African American male in his late 30's to late 40's, approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing approximately 220 pounds. He was wearing a black leather style baseball hat and clear glasses (possibly prescription). He had on a white, black and tan colored shirt with horizontal stripes running the length of the shirt with black pants and black shoes.
Surveillance cameras captured images of the two suspects shown here.
Anyone with information is asked to call San Mateo County Sheriff’s Detective Dan Hoss at (650) 363-4066 or the anonymous tip line at (800) 547-2700.