Suspect in Lake Elsinore Store Robbery Sought by Police

The Lake Elsinore Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect in the Jan. 13 robbery of a Circle K store.

Officers were dispatched to a robbery at 16331 Lakeshore Drive on Monday. According to police, the suspect entered the Circle K convenience store carrying a machete. He approached the counter and asked for a pack of cigarettes. When he paid for the cigarettes and the cashier opened the register, the suspect said he had a gun and demanded all the money in the drawer. After collecting a small amount of cash, the suspect left the business.

If you know the person in this surveillance photo or anything about this robbery, contact Investigator Cornett at 951-245-3357, or by email at


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