DETROIT (WWJ) – Police are asking for help finding a suspect involved in an armed robbery at a Family Dollar store in Detroit.
Authorities say the suspect is believed to be a man in his 20s, about 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighing about 160 pounds.READ MORE: Gilbert Family Foundation Makes $12 Million Investment For Detroit's Eviction Crisis
On Saturday, November 1, police responded to a call that a robbery had occurred at the store located on East State Fair.READ MORE: Detroit Adds 4 Electric Buses To Fleet
The store manager, 60, described the suspect as a black man wearing black pants, a black zip up hooded coat, a black ski mask, black gloves, who repeatedly assaulted him and robbed the store of an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect fled on foot northbound from the store through an alley. The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.MORE NEWS: MDOT Closing Pedestrian Bridge Over I-94 Near Wayne State University For Repairs
If anyone has any information relating to this incident or recognizes the suspect, please contact Detroit Police at 313-596-1140 or CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK UP. As always you can remain anonymous.