Police share video of attempted robbery

| July 16, 2013

Courtesy of Raquel Foster, Public Information Officer, City of Fort Wayne Police Department

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Police are presently investigating an attempted armed robbery that occurred at approximately 12:06 a.m., June 25. The suspect entered the store, approached the register and then pulled out a knife and demanded cash. Unable to obtain cash, the suspect fled the store empty-handed.

Investigators are releasing in-store camera surveillance video and still images of the suspect in the hopes that someone will recognize him.

Click here to view still photos. 

The suspect is described as a black male, having long hair; last seen wearing a dark-colored shirt. Anyone having information about this incident is asked to call Fort Wayne Police at (260) 427-1201, or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.

The incident remains under investigation with the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.


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