Wednesday, 25 May 2011 14:32 Editor
Rob Carroll photo. Belvidere Police are seeking information on an alleged armed robbery that occurred at Aldi, 1021 North State St., on May 21.
BELVIDERE - The Belvidere Police Department is seeking information on an alleged armed robbery that occurred May 21.
At approximately 8 p.m., Belvidere Police officers responded to an armed robbery call at the Aldi grocery store, 1021 North State St.
According to witnesses, a subject entered the store at closing time, approximately 7 p.m., and displayed a handgun. The subject tied up two employees and demanded money. The subject then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. Neither employee was injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’8”, 180 pounds, short black hair and wore a black cap.
Belvidere police detectives responded to the scene and are investigating the case.
Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call the Belvidere Police Department 815-544-2135 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 815-544-2135 end_of_the_skype_highlighting or Crime Stoppers 815-547-7867 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 815-547-7867 end_of_the_skype_highlighting