(KMOV.com) – Police are trying to identify a man who they believe is a suspect in an Alton armed robbery.
The robbery occurred on the 900 block of Alby Street in Alton, Ill. just before 7:00 p.m. Wednesday.
The suspect fled the scene southbound on foot and ran into a red Ford Explorer at the intersection of Alby and 9th Street. The owner of the vehicle is encouraged to call the Alton Police to assist in the investigation.
The suspect is described to be 5 feet 10 inches tall. He is wearing a black shirt, khaki pants, and is armed with a revolver.
Anybody with information about this case should contact the Alton Police Department at 618-463-3505.