PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE
Auguat 09, 2005
Subject: SFPD Seek Information In Robbery Series
San Francisco Police are looking for two suspects in two robberies that occurred in San Francisco over the past several weeks. One suspect has been identified as Roland Blackmon, 51, and is being sought as one of the city’s ten most wanted suspects, replacing Rasul Gasery, who was taken into custody yesterday, August 8, in Las Vegas by the U. S. Marshals Service. Blackmon’s accomplice in both of these robberies remains unidentified.
The first robbery occurred on July 14 at the GNC store on Pine Street in which a female employee was bound and gagged. A warrant for Blackmon in the amount of $150,000 has been prepared in this case. The second robbery took place on August 2 in the manager’s office in Max’s on the Square restaurant on the 300 block of Geary Street. In the course of the robbery, the suspect bound and gagged the female manager. A $500,000 warrant has been prepared for Blackmon’s arrest in this case.
Persons with information about the suspect or these incidents are urged to contact the Robbery Section, 415-553-1201 or the Confidential Tip Line, 415-575-4444.
For more information, please contact:
Inspector Ray Ragona
**click here to link to 10 most wanted bulletin**
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103
Tel (415) 553-1651 / Fax (415) 553-9229