Robbers roaming Manteca attacked four walkers throughout the city over the course of two days stealing money and cell phones.
Manteca Police are working to identify the fleeing vehicle in the three incidents.
The first robbery occurred Friday, Jan. 15, when a lone victim was walking near Lincoln Park in the 200 block of South Powers Avenue when a dark colored four door vehicle pulled alongside the walker. Three subjects exited the vehicle and approached him — one with a firearm — and demanded money. Police said the suspects took a cell phone and money from the victim, reentered their vehicle and fled the area.
The suspects were described as:
uBlack male adult about 6-foot who was driving. He was wearing a black beanie cap, a black hooded sweatshirt with sweats.
Black male adult, wearing a black beanie cap and a black T-shirt.
Adult male, unknown race.
A female was reported to have been sitting in the front seat of the vehicle. She was said to have been wearing a gray shirt and was estimated to be about 30 years old.
The second robbery occurred later on Friday shortly after 10 p.m. when four occupants from a four-door vehicle approached a subject in the 100 block of West North Street, allegedly assaulting him and stealing his cell phone and money.
Police described the suspects as:
A tall, black adult male with long dreadlocks style hair. He was reportedly wearing a blue sweatshirt and a blue cap.
Tall, black adult with short hair and wearing a plain, white T-shirt with baggy jeans.
Tall, white male wearing a white T-shirt and faded jeans.
Tall, white male adult with thin build.
On Saturday, Jan. 16, just after 10:30 p.m., a robbery was reported in the 1200 block of Trailwood Avenue. Two boys — both a15 years old — were walking near a park when they were approached by four male subjects. They assaulted one of the boys and took his cell phone.
Police said all four fled in a car that had been parked in the area.
Police described them as:
White male, about 17, standing about 5-foot-10 with a skinny build, wearing a black cap, zip up jacket with a white shirt under the jacket nod jeans.
Black male, 16 to 17 years old with medium build and unknown clothing.
White male, 16 to 17 years old.
White male, 16 to 17years old.
Anyone with information on the suspects is urged to call the Manteca Police Department at 456.8101.