Arrest warrant issued for Aggravated Robbery suspect

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MCALLEN, Texas — McAllen Police are asking the public’s assistance in locating Benjamin Amaya. An arrest warrant was issued in McAllen Municipal Court on June 5 for Benjamin Amaya for Aggravated Robbery, a First Degree Felony. 

He is described as follows:
•    Hispanic male 
•    23 years of age 
•    about 5’ 6” tall
•    about 160 pounds
•    black hair
•    brown eyes

The robbery was reported to McAllen Police Officers on May 21, 2019 at about 3:01 p.m. and occurred in the area of the 3700 Block of W. Expressway 83 McAllen, Texas. The suspect approached the victim and stole the victim’s personal property.

Anyone with information as to the suspect’s whereabouts, or has information about the crime is urged to call McAllen Crime Stoppers at 956-687-TIPS (956-687-8477). If the information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward. You may also submit an anonymous tip through the smart phone app “P3 Tips.”

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