Flowered pantyhose-wearing suspect wanted in stocking stick-up

Posted at 8:19 AM, Oct 09, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-09 10:21:26-04

GLENDALE, Utah – Police are searching for a suspect accused of robbing a convenience store early Thursday morning.

Officials said the man was armed but a gun but it was what he was wearing that caught the victim’s attention.

Authorities said at about 3:30 a.m. a man who had flowered pantyhose over his head went into the 7-Eleven on California Ave. armed with a gun and demanded money.

Police said the suspect is described as a Hispanic man in his 30s with a short heavy build and thick accent.

Once he had the cash, witnesses told police they saw him run southbound on Navajo St.

If you have any information about this incident, police said they would like to speak with you.