Non-Emergency: 727.582.6200

12-185 Pinellas County Deputies Seek The Public’s Help In Locating An Armed Robbery Suspect

Who:
Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
-Patrol Operations Bureau

Victim:
Daniel Lee Block
11/4/1956

Suspect:
Black male
Approximately;
18-25 years old, 5’09″ 160lbs
Black shirt, dark shorts and a white baseball hat

Weapon used:
Black revolver with wooden handgrips,
possibly a .357 Magnum, with 6″ barrel

Suspect vehicle:
Gray, possible Chrysler make
with tinted windows

What:  On Saturday, 7/28/12 at approximately 3:20 p.m. a B/M suspect attempted to rob the store owner of D&S Bicycle Shop (Daniel Lee Block) with a hand gun.

Where:  D&S Bicycle Shop
11561 Walsingham Rd, Suite E
Largo, FL

When:  Saturday, 7/28/12 at approximately 3:20 p.m.

How/Why:  

On Saturday, 7/28/12 at approximately 3:20 p.m. a B/M suspect attempted to rob the store owner of D&S Bicycle Shop (Daniel Lee Block) with a hand gun.

As Block stood outside his business, an unknown B/M suspect approached him while shoving a handgun in Block’s stomach.  The suspect demanded Block give him his wallet.  A struggle ensued and Block was struck in the head several times with the handgun.

The B/M suspect is described as approximately 18-25 years of age, 5’09″, weighing about 160lbs.  He was wearing a black shirt with dark shorts and a white baseball hat.

The suspect eventually fled the scene without getting any of Block’s belongings.

It is believed the suspect fled the scene in a grey vehicle (possibly a Chrysler 300) with dark purple tinted windows and a sunroof, traveling east.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Deputy Syers of the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office at 582-6200, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS.

Comments are closed.

OMC Drop-Boxes

Operation Medicine Cabinet

Drop off your expired or unused medications during business hours at Operation Medicine Cabinet drop boxes located at two Sheriff’s Office locations:

The Sheriff’s Administration Building
10750 Ulmerton Rd.
Largo

The Sheriff’s North District Office at
737 Louden Avenue
Dunedin

More Information

When To Call

In Florida, simply dialing 9-1-1 in an emergency connects you to EMS, law enforcement, and the fire rescue.

The 9-1-1 system is for emergencies only – serious vehicle crashes, critical medical situations, crimes in progress, or fire.

Do not call 9-1-1 for non emergency transportation.

If you are unsure if your situation is a true emergency, officials recommend that you let the call taker determine if you need emergency help.

Address

10750 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33778

Mailing address:
PO Drawer 2500
Largo, FL 33779-2500

Phone: (727) 582-6200
Emergency: 9 1 1

Notice

E-mail addresses are public record under Florida Law and are not exempt from public-records requirements. If you do not want your e-mail address to be subject to being released pursuant to a public-records request do not send electronic mail to this entity.

Instead, contact this office by telephone or in writing, via the United States Postal Service.