Robber cleans out Pelican Cleaners
Boca Raton, FL On Wednesday, July 13 at about 5:45 in the afternoon, an employee of Pelican Cleaners, 2901 Clint Moore Road, flagged down a Boca Raton Police officer and told them the store had just been robbed.
The employee, Santios Barrera, said that an unknown male entered the store through the open rear door and went directly to the front. The suspect was carrying a white plastic bag in one hand and gestured with the other hand, which was in his pocket, as if he had a weapon. The suspect told Barrera to open the register, which she did and then she immediately ran out of the front door of the store. The suspect took all the cash from the register and left in an unknown direction.
If anyone has information about this crime, they are asked to call Detective Joseph Smith at (561) 620-6140 or Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers at (800) 458-TIPS.
Suspect: White male, late 30's to early 40's
5'7” tall, thin build
Short hair, no facial hair
Wearing a black t-shirt, black pants
Black baseball cap and sunglasses