PITTSBURG — The Pittsburg Police Department is looking for a suspect in an apparent robbery at Dillons Tuesday evening.
According to a release from PPD, at about 5:34 p.m. Tuesday, officers were called to the Dillons Supermarket on North Broadway on reports the store had been robbed.
According to police, an individual wearing a black motorcycle helmet, a tan and white coat, dark slacks and dark gloves was observed in surveillance footage approaching the store from the south on foot.
He allegedly used a grocery cart and filled it with various items before approaching the front customer service desk to check out. He then removed one glove, reached into his pocket and gave the clerk a note demanding money. The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of US currency and he left the store southbound on foot.
A weapon was not brandished and the suspect is described as a Caucasian male, approximately six feet tall, with an average build.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. Anyone having information related to this incident, or other crimes, is urged to contact the Pittsburg Police Department at 620-231-1700, or on the tip line, 620-231-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous.