Police Seek Suspect In Cleveland Grocery Store Robbery

Monday, December 2, 2013

Police are seeking a suspect in a robbery on Sunday, at a Cleveland grocery store.

At 10:30 a.m., witnesses stated that either a light-skinned African American male or Hispanic male, approximately 6-6'2 feet, entered Vest Grocery on Gaut Street, opened the cash register and grabbed an undisclosed amount of money. The employee, who was in the back cleaning, gave chase. 

While running outside, the suspect dropped a knife; however, the suspect did not display the knife during the theft. 

Anyone with information regarding the suspect and/or the crime, should contact Detective Gibbs, Criminal Investigations Division at the Cleveland Police Department at 423 559-3393.


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