Man robs victims, crashes stolen car, but leaves behind phone with his photos
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- Police are searching for a robbery suspect who crashed a stolen car and left behind a cell phone after the accident.
The incident happened June 2 in the 5700 block of Delmar around 12:35 a.m. Four male victims said they were walking through a parking lot when the suspect approached them from behind and held them at gunpoint. The suspect took two cell phones, money, a wallet and the keys to the victim's Lincoln MKZ.
The suspect fled the scene and was observed trailing at a high rate of speed northbound on Union, where he struck a Ford F-150 occupied by a 57-year-old male.
After the collision, the suspect fled through the windshield where he is still at-large.
The victim whose car was stolen located a cell phone inside of his vehicle that was left at the scene of the accident. A search warrant was obtained for the phone. The victim said photos on the phone matched the suspect who stole his vehicle.
Anyone who recognizes the suspect is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (866) 371-8477.