Police ID man accused of robbing girls, making them undress in north St. Louis


by KMOV.com staff


Posted on August 3, 2012 at 4:47 AM

4400 Elmbank Ave St Louis, MO 63120

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) — Police in north St. Louis city are searching for a man who allegedly robbed three teen girls, forcing them to undress on July 23.

Police believe Donrico Holmes, 32, approached three girls - ages 12, 15 and 16 – in the 4400 block of Elmbank around 11:45 p.m.
Holmes then reportedly pulled out a gun and demanded the girls’ cell phones.

According to reports, he fondled two of the girls’ breasts after forcing the teens to remove their shirts. The suspect then told the girls to completely undress, exposing their genitals.

He then fled the scene and is currently not in police custody.  Holmes is also wanted for a robbery and assault at a convenience store located in the 2900 block of N. Newstead.

The mother of two of the girls says her daughters are fine physically but are mentally traumatized by the frightening ordeal.
He was armed with a semi automatic handgun, according to police.
Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.