Robbery Arrest

On January 3, 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Robbery Unit and Tactical Enforcement Unit took Robert William Turner, 21 years of age and a resident of Colorado Springs, into custody. He was charged with nine robberies. During the month of December 2018, Turner was responsible for robbing multiple convenience stores, liquor stores, and pharmacies located in Colorado Springs. Turner wore a mask and would point a firearm at the victims during each of these robberies. The Robbery Unit is continuing the investigation into Turner’s activities. Additional charges are pending.

12/11/18                 Alta Convenience                    3945 Palmer Park Boulevard

12/11/18                Alta Convenience                     2507 East Platte Avenue

12/12/18                7 Eleven                                    525 North Union Boulevard

12/12/18                Family Dollar Store                  2507 East Platte Avenue

12/12/18                Lake Liquor                              501 South Union Boulevard

12/23/18                Oddone’s Liquor                      441 North Union Boulevard

12/24/18                Walgreens                                 2480 North Union Boulevard

12/28/18                Walgreens                                 4305 East Platte Avenue

12/31/18                Walgreens                                 350 North Union Boulevard

This continues to be an active investigation. Follow Twitter for photograph.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.