On February 2, 2020 at approximately 4:13 A.M., officers from the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) were dispatched to a robbery at the Circle K Store, located at 1470 Jet Wing Dr. While officers were investing the robbery, over the next 40 minutes, three more robberies of convenience stores were reported. All four robberies included two suspects and the robberies were all committed with the use of a gun.
Locations and times of robberies:
Circle K, 1740 Jet Wing Drive at 4:13 A.M.
7 Eleven, 1760 Shasta Drive at 4:24 A.M.
Circle K, 1204 East Pikes Peak Avenue 4:43 A.M.
7 Eleven, 1801 East Platte Avenue at 4:53 A.M.
While investigating the robberies CSPD patrol officers located a stolen vehicle in the area of the 4th robbery and found one of the suspects hiding inside. The suspect was taken into custody and identified as 27 year-old Colorado Springs resident Isaac Phifer.
Detectives from the Robbery Unit responded and assumed responsibility for the investigation. Through their investigation, detectives were able to link Phifer to all four robberies. Phifer was arrested and charged with four counts of Aggravated Robbery. Detectives were also able to identify the second suspect, 29 year-old Colorado Springs resident Vershaun Allen. Allen has an active arrest warrant for four counts of aggravated robbery and should be considered armed and dangerous.