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Police Arrest Suspect for Two Separate Armed Robberies in South Boulder

Police arrest suspect for two separate armed robberies in South Boulder

The Boulder Police Department has arrested a 36-year-old man in connection with multiple armed robberies in South Boulder. The suspect, Timothy Trujillo, date of birth Dec. 13, 1980, was arrested at the Boulder County Jail, where he was already being held for similar robberies that occurred in Louisville.

Investigators believe Trujillo was responsible for two robberies at Flatirons Cleaners, located at 4720 Table Mesa Drive. The first robbery occurred on Saturday, July 29, at 11:18 a.m. when the suspect, armed with a knife, demanded money from the store’s employee. He fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police were called again, to the same location, at 1:20 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 5. when the same suspect entered the store holding a knife towards a store employee and her small child. He opened the cash register and removed an undisclosed amount of cash. He then continued to brandish a knife while he backed away from the register and ran out of the store.

Anyone with additional information about this case is asked to contact Detective Kurt Foster at 303-441-4329. Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at crimeshurt.com. Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 from Crime Stoppers.

Released Aug. 24, 2017

Media Contacts:
Shannon Aulabaugh, Police and Fire PIO, 303-441-3370
Sarah Huntley, Media Relations, 303-441-3155
https://bouldercolorado.gov

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