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Search underway for man suspected of robbing a Wood River Walmart

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Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer
Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer
Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer
Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer Anyone with any information about the robbery suspect is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. By Stephanie Baumer

WOOD RIVER, Ill. (KMOV.com) – Police in Wood River, Illinois are searching for a man suspected of robbing a local WalMart Supercenter early Wednesday morning.

Police say the suspect entered the store in the 600 block of Wesley around 3:30 a.m.  The suspect left the store with two HP computers that were wrapped in security spider-wrap.

When a female employee attempted to stop the robbery suspect, the suspect told her he had a gun and shoved her to the floor while exiting the store.

The suspect got into the passenger side of a green Chrysler LeBaron with a tan convertible roof after leaving the store. The LeBaron had no registration on it at the time of the incident.

The suspect is described as a black man, in his mid-20’s to 30-years-old and roughly 6-foot-2 and 250 pounds.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Wood River Police at (618) 251-3114. 

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