Police seek three in U-Haul robbery

By From page A4 | January 08, 2014

VACAVILLE — Police are seeking three suspects in a Sunday evening armed robbery at a U-Haul Store on Monte Vista Avenue.

According to a news release, around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, police received a call reporting a robbery at the U-Haul Center at 124 E. Monte Vista Ave.

Officers arrived and secured the crime scene.

Witnesses told police that three suspects, each armed with a dark-colored handgun, entered the business, forced the employees into one area of the store and held them at gunpoint before fleeing with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Joshua Davenport, 34, of Suisun City was identified as one of the suspects and police were seeking a warrant for his arrest.

Davenport has a long, violent criminal history and is considered armed and dangerous, the release states.

Police described the other suspects as a black adult male in his 20s, 6 feet tall with a thin build and dark clothing; and an Asian/Hispanic male adult around 5 feet, 8 inches tall, heavy set with dark clothing.

According to police, witnesses said the suspects fled in a tan 1999 Ford Expedition sport-utility vehicle with California license plate No. 4FIZ662.

The vehicle and suspects are still at large.

Police said detectives from the Investigative Services Section are continuing the investigation. A search warrant was executed at Davenport’s address in Suisun City following the robbery, but he was not found, the release states.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at 449-5200 or 449-5245.

Reach Mike Corpos at 427-6979 or [email protected] Follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/mcorposdr.


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