Racine Police are asking for the community's help to apprehend the suspect of an armed robbery over the weekend at Family Dollar at 2300 Rapids Drive.
According to witnesses, at 4:31 p.m. Saturday, the suspect entered the store and approached the counter. He pointed a black, semi-automatic handgun at the victim and placed a note on the counter demanding money. The victim handed over an unspecified amount of money, and the suspect fled, last seen on Layard Avenue.
The victim described the suspect:
- Black male
- 50 - 60 years old
- 175 - 195 pounds
- Last seen wearing a grey cap, yellow coat, white t-shirt and khaki pants.
If anyone has any information, they can leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers. Tips that lead to arrest can also lead to a reward of up to $1,000 for the tipster. Call 1-888-636-9330, email: http://racine.crimestoppersweb.com, or text message: RACS to 274637(CRIMES).