Surveillance camera video of a man wanted in connection with a robbery of a dollar store Saturday on the city's west side. (Detroit Police Department)
Detroit police are asking for the publicís help in finding a man wanted in connection with a robbery of a dollar store Saturday on the cityís west side.
A man with a silver revolver walked up to a clerk Saturday at the Family Dollar store in the 13100 block of West McNichols and said, ďGet a bag and put everything in it. Donít play with me. Put everything in the bag,Ē according to police.
The clerk emptied the contents of the register, including coins, into a plastic bag and handed it to the man, who fled on foot, police said.
The suspect is described as about 45-50 years old, 5-foot-9, 130 pounds, brown eyes, salt-and-pepper goatee and mustache. He was wearing a blue baseball hat, blue scarf, gray jacket with blue stripes, blue jeans and white gloves.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Departmentís Criminal Investigation Bureau at (313) 596-2519 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP, where tipsters can remain anonymous.