Information Sought in Robbery Investigation

Occurred on 10/23/12, 3:30am  Robbery  1500 Winnebago  1210230017             

Police were called to the 1700 block of Van Loan for a shooting.  Upon their arrival, Officers found the 29-year-old victim being checked by CCFD Emergency Personnel for a minor cut to his forearm.

The victim who appeared to be highly intoxicated told Officers he was walking home from a nearby bar when a man forcibly took several hundred dollars from him. The victim’s uncle believed the victim had been shot and called police.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned Black man with braided hair, 20 to 30 years of age, 6’2” to 6’3” feet tall and weighing 220 to 250 lbs.

Anyone with any information on this crime is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online at www.888TIPS.com.  Tipsters will earn a cash reward if the suspect is arrested.