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Police Release Sketch Of Man Suspected In Robbery At El Camino College

TORRANCE ( — Police sought the public's help on Thursday to locate a man who is suspected of robbing a student in a parking lot at El Camino College.

According to the El Camino College Police Department, a student was approached by two Latino men while he sat in his car, located in the upper portion of Lot F, just before 1 p.m. on Sept. 3.

One of the men knocked on the window and asked the student a few questions, campus police explained.

The suspect then brandished what appeared to be a blue steel revolver and proceeded to take several personal items from the student.

According to police, the suspect has a dark complexion, is between the ages of 20 to 25-years-old, weighs 170 pounds, stand 5-foot-6 tall and has a medium build.

Detectives added he has tattoos on both arms, but most notably tattoos of unknown letters covering his entire neck.

On Wednesday, officers released a composite sketch of the suspect.

It was not immediately clear if the suspects and victim knew each other before the crime occurred.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information related to this crime has been urged to contact the El Camino College Police Department at (310) 660-3100.

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