Cops Hunt Suspect Who Wore Full Hazmat Suit During Armed Robbery Of Auto

A robber was disguised in a head-to-toe hazmat suit last week during the gunpoint theft of an auto at a North Carolina gas station, according to cops who are seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect.

As seen above, the gunman’s costume included a mask, goggles, and blue safety gloves.

The suspect, Durham police report, approached a man parked at a BP service station and, at gunpoint, took the victim’s car keys. He then drove off in the vehicle, which was recovered the following day. Investigators have described the armed robber as a black male, about 5’ 10” tall.

Anyone with information about the costumed criminal is asked to call the local CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.