Police look for man who flashed gun at Home Depot cashier in Mesa

Posted at 9:41 AM, Nov 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-12 11:41:47-05

The Mesa Police Department is searching for a man who flashed a weapon at a sales clerk.

Police say the suspect entered a Home Depot near Baseline Road and Country Club Drive around 6:30 p.m. on October 31 and stole merchandise before fleeing the store.

The suspect is described as 25-30 year old white male and was caught on video flashing a gun at a cashier before exiting the store with stolen items.

Police say the suspect is 5 foot 9 inches, 150 pounds, with light brown hair, wearing a black jacket, white t-shirt, baggy dark blue jeans, black shoes with white trim, and a black skater-style baseball hat with a white design on the front.

Witnesses say after leaving the store he got into a blue compact vehicle, similar to a Kia Soul or Mini Cooper with another suspect, unknown description.

Silent Witness is offering a $1,000 reward.

Anyone with information could contact Mesa police or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.