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Reward offered in search for suspect in South Tacoma home-invasion robbery

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on April 24, 2012 at 9:53 am with 4 Comments »
April 24, 2012 9:59 am
Monaroes Sar/Courtesy of Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers

Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward to help find a 26-year-old man accused in a violent home-invasion robbery last week in South Tacoma.

Prosecutors charged Monaroes Sar on Friday with first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary and unlawful imprisonment. A warrant has been issued for his arrest.

Prosecutors allege Sar and another man burglarized Gabriele Senn’s home in the 3600 block of South Gunnison Street on April 7.

Sar reportedly confronted the 67-year-old Senn at gunpoint and demanded cash and valuables.  When officers arrived at Senn’s home, Sar left on foot and his accomplice, later identified as Jesse Eugene Grimes, was arrested.

Sar’s whereabouts are not known. He’s described as Asian, 5 feet 4 and 185 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Crime Stoppers reports the Sar has a history of violent crime and firearm possession and should be considered armed and dangerous.

Crime Stoppers is offering up to $1,000 for information leading to Sar’s arrest. Tipsters may remain anonymous.

Reach Crime Stoppers at 253-591-5959.

Sar is one of three men charged in connection with robbing Senn. Grimes and Bobby Ray McKinney have pleaded not guilty to charges of robbery, burglary and unlawful imprisonment. Prosecutors allege McKinney set up the heist and Grimes and Sar executed it.

Leave a comment Comments → 4
  1. gonefishin69690 says:

    I live in this neighborhood. Is that reward Dead, or alive?

  2. surveyor1 says:

    So that is the face of a gang member that thinks it’s cool to rob old ladies! What a worthess punk. Yea, he’s tough until he gets caught robbing an old woman at gunpoint, then he runs and hides like the little girl he is.

  3. ptproudnative says:

    i would have to agree ith the comments already on here why are you hidding???wernt hidding when you beat on poor 67 yr old helpless young lady robbing her!!!chicken turds!!are you seriouse???idk how spell..but at least im not out robbingsomeone!

  4. “Crime Stoppers is offering up to $1,000 for information leading to Sar’s arrest..”
    I wonder if the Asian community is going to throw him under the bus or keep him hid? 1K is a sweet night of playing Pai Gow at the casino.

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