Man Robbed In OKC While Giving Suspect Ride Home

Wednesday, September 7th 2011, 3:23 pm
By: News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY -- A man is robbed at knifepoint while giving another man a ride home. Now, Oklahoma City police are looking for the suspect.

It happened around 5:30 a.m. on August 29 near S.W. 26th Street and Miller Avenue. Police said the victim told officers he met the suspect at an area casino and agreed to give him a ride home.

During the ride home, the suspect allegedly pulled a knife and held it to the victim's throat and demanded money. The suspect then fled on foot.

Police have released a picture of the suspect, which was taken at the casino.

If you recognize the suspect or have any other information about this crime, police ask that you call Crime Stoppers at (405) 235-7300. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.