"At 6:29 p.m. on 5.16.2014—Police responded to Velazquez Pawn on 3632 Spring Garden Street in reference to a robbery. Three suspects described as black-males wearing hooded sweatshirts covering their heads entered the business. One of the suspects approached the jewelry-area which is secured behind iron bars. He grabbed the gated door and began shaking same in an attempt to enter the secured area. The manager displayed a handgun—at which the time the suspects ran from the business. One suspect grabbed an I-Phone on the way out.
One of the suspects identified as 20-year old Lord Black was apprehended with the stolen I-Phone by Western Community Resource Team Officers. He was charged with Common Law Robbery, Felony Conspiracy and Larceny. The investigation is ongoing.
Western Division Patrol Officers, K9, Western CRT Officers, and CSI responded to the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000."
A Police Report