Crime Stoppers March 11: Two armed robberies need tips
BIRMINGHAM HOTEL ROBBERY:
A robbery at a Birmingham hotel last month has police hoping you have answers.
At the hotel on 3rd Avenue West, three suspects are wanted for robbing two people inside. They got away with a large amount of cash and fled the scene.
Cameras captured a good glimpse of one of the suspects. His picture is posted to the right of this story. If you recognize him, speak up. You could be eligible for a cash reward.JEFFERSON COUNTY DOLLAR GENERAL ARMED ROBBERY:
Jefferson County detectives hope you can help solve an armed robbery at a Dollar General. It happened off Highway 269.
The suspect, whose picture is posted to the right of this story, brandished a handgun, took cash, then left.
If you've heard about this crime, say something.TO PROVIDE A TIP ON THE CASES:
You can reach Crime Stoppers anytime at (205) 254-7777.
Also, you can text 7777, along with your tip, to the word "CRIMES." Or if you prefer to send an encrypted tip online, go to www.crimestoppersmetroal.com click on the "submit an online tip" link.
No matter which method you choose, you will remain anonymous. Each tipster receives a private code number. If an arrest is made based on an individual's tip, the tipster can use the code number to claim a cash reward.
Crime Stoppers cannot call tipsters to testify in court.
Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is a partnership between local law enforcement, the Birmingham Business Alliance and ABC 33/40. Together, our goal is to make our community a safer place to live and work.