- The following statement was released by New York State Crime Stoppers.
A tip to NYS Crime Stoppers led police to Leonard King, 23 of New Rochelle, the man pictured in the red shirt on the flyer, after a reward was posted on June 5, 2012.
King was arrested by New Rochelle Police on June 6, 2012. New York State Crime Stoppers in cooperation with the New Rochelle Police Department is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information such as the identification and whereabouts of the remaining suspects responsible for the robbery of the Sunergy Gas Station located at 690 Main Street opposite Webster Avenue in New Rochelle.
On Saturday, May 12, 2012 at approximately 6:30 p.m. three black males entered the Gas Station. One of the alleged suspects brandished a black semi-automatic handgun believed to be a Glock and robberd three patrons and two attendants. An undisclosed amount of cash, about $2,000 in scratch-off Lottery tickets and cigarettes plus the personal property of thre customers was stolen.
Anyone with information, such as the identity and whereabouts of the other suspects( two of which are pictured below), is asked to contact NYS Crime Stoppers at their Hotline number 1-866-313-8477(TIPS) immediately.
The reward will be paid to anyone who provides information that will directly lead to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for this crime. The photos seen here were taken from video surveillance cameras in the gas station. The first caller that provides information requested that leads to the arrest of the suspects will become eligible for the reward of up to $2,500.