Police search for Family Dollar robbery suspect - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Police search for Family Dollar robbery suspect

(Source: MPD) (Source: MPD)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Police are searching for a man accused of robbing a Family Dollar store.

According to police, man entered the store on Airways Boulevard June 6 and placed a bag of chips on the counter, pretending to be a paying customer.

When the clerk opened the cash register, the suspect reached over the counter and grabbed money from the drawer.

After the two fought, the suspect jumped over the counter and took out and ice pick. He grabbed an undetermined amount of cash, then ran out of the store.

Police have not made any arrests.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 901-528-CASH (2274), texting 'AWARD' to 274637 or visiting www.528cash.org.?

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