On June 12, 2016 at approximately 1:41 p.m., Flagstaff Police Department received information that two suspects who were wanted for multiple robberies in the Phoenix metropolitan area may be arriving by Greyhound Bus in Flagstaff. The suspects were identified as Nicholas Espinoza, 26 years of age, of Phoenix, AZ and Florentina Estrella, 24 years of age, of Phoenix, AZ.
Espinoza was reported to be armed with a firearm.
Officers responded to the Greyhound bus station in Flagstaff and searched two buses for the suspect. An employee reported that one of the buses bathroom door was locked and he was unable to verify that the entire bus had been evacuated so police could search. Flagstaff Police Department’s Tactical Operations Team and Negotiations Team were called to assist in the search. At the conclusion of the search it was discovered that there were no person’s hiding on the buses.
Flagstaff Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating these suspects if they are in the area. Please do not approach them as information received indicates they may be armed and dangerous.
If you have any information about the location of theses suspects please call Flagstaff Police Department at (928)774-1414.