Fort Wayne police need assistance in identifying robbery suspect

| June 5, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Police Department officials are seeking assistance in identifying a robbery suspect.

A landlord was robbed recently after picking up rent money from a tenant in the 1100 block of Oxford Street.

According to a police report, the suspect saw the transaction, which apparently occurred in an area business, followed the landlord out, put a gun to his neck and demanded the cash.  The suspect then left east on Oxford, then turned south on Oliver Street in a black , older Kia Sportage.

The suspect is shown here in a store surveillance photo:

crime.robberysuspectAnyone with information that could lead to identifying the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-STOP (436-7867).

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