The OCSD issued a release Friday detailing an armed robbery that occurred at 4:15 a.m., at the Shell gas station on Lake Forest Drive and Del Lago Drive in Laguna Hills. The suspect used a small black handgun to rob the business of cash.
suspect was described as a male, 5 feet 7 inches, 20-22 years old with a
small build. He wore all black clothing, a black mask
with glasses on the outside and black converse shoes. During the course
of the robbery, the suspect repeatedly apologized to the clerk for
committing the robbery.
No injuries were sustained by the clerk.
The suspect is believed to have committed several other robberies in south Orange County about eight months ago. In each of the previous robberies, the suspect clothing description was identical and he also apologized to the clerk for committing the robbery.
Anyone with information regarding this suspect is asked to call the Orange County Sheriff’s Department at 714-647-7000. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Orange County Crime Stoppers at 855-TIP-OCCS (855-847-6227) or at occrimestoppers.org.