SLC police seek help locating suspect in robbery at RadioShack

Posted at 3:50 PM, Jul 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-24 17:50:25-04

radio shack suspect

SALT LAKE CITY – Authorities are asking the public for help in locating a suspect who allegedly robbed an electronics store on Highland Drive Wednesday.

According to a press release from the Salt Lake City Police Department, 43-year-old Christopher Richardson went to the RadioShack near 2265 South Highland Drive at about 1:16 p.m., picked out several items, and threatened the clerk before leaving without paying for the items.

The man drove away in a 2004 silver Land Rover Discovery with Utah license plate X287SN.

Detectives said Richardson stands 5-feet 11-inches tall and weighs about 160 pounds. He is a white male who has brown hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone who sees the man or has knowledge of his whereabouts is asked to contact Salt Lake City PD.

SLC PD states: “To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text the keyword TIPSLCPD plus any relevant information to 274637. Reference: case #15-135248”