Family Dollar robber wanted by Cleveland Police after hurting employee who tried to stop him from stealing clothes

Family Dollar robber wanted by Cleveland Police after hurting employee who tried to stop him from stealing clothes
Family Dollar robber wanted by Cleveland Police after hurting employee who tried to stop him from stealing clothes (Source: Cleveland Police)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Cleveland Police are urging the community to come forward and identify the robber who targeted the Family Dollar on 2704 Clark Avenue.

Police said around 5 p.m. on Dec. 28, the suspect walked in, took socks, underwear, and t-shirts before trying to leave the store.

An employee went to the exit door and held it shut while asking the male to return the items, police said.

He then shoved the employee and pushed the door open, injuring the employee’s hand, according to police.

Police said the suspect was described as having a beard and mustache while wearing a face mask, black skull cap, and stone-washed jeans.

The Cleveland Division of Police Second District Community Relations Committee shared the following security photos of the robbery:

Call Detective Murphy at 216-623-5217 or Crime Stoppers at 216-252-7463 if you can identify the robber or have any other information on this crime.

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