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Westland Police seek suspect in grocery store robbery

Charles E. Ramirez
The Detroit News

Westland Police are asking the public for help to find a man who last weekend assaulted and robbed a worker at a Kroger grocery store.

The incident happened at 10:50 p.m. Sunday at the grocery store at 200 S. Merriman near Cherry Hill Road, according to authorities.

Westland Police are looking for this man in connection with a robbery at a Kroger grocery store.

Police Wednesday released photos and video of the suspect during the robbery.

Officials said the man assaulted a female store employee and grabbed money from her cash registered before fleeing the business.

The cashier suffered a minor injury, police said.

Witnesses told investigators the suspect may have been in the store before the robbery.

Anyone with information about the suspect or the robbery should call Westland Police Department at (734) 722-9600.