CAN YOU ID ME? 02-24-2015
The Missoula Police Department needs your assistance to identify this person This male is suspected of armed robbery with a knife. Please reference report #6541, Detective Mitch Lange.
At about 7 pm, Sunday, February 22nd, a robbery was reported to have occurred at the Missoula Shopko department store. A store employee reported that a white male adult entered the store just after 6:30 pm and immediately started concealing items in his clothing. The man was confronted by store personnel at the exit and fled, running into an employee and falling to the floor where he lost several items he had concealed, as well his baseball style cap he was wearing. Employees followed the suspect male into the parking lot where he brandished a small knife in a threatening manner before getting into a tan or beige Ford Escape, and leaving the area.
The male suspect is described as being between 19 – 28 years of age, approximately 5’10 – 6’0 & 160 – 170 lbs. He was wearing a white, horizontal striped hooded zip-up sweatshirt with black on the wrist cuffs, a grey scarf, black t-shirt on top of a red t-shirt, a black flat brimmed hat with white lettering that read, “CALI” on the front and black pants.
If you recognize this person, call the Five Valleys Crimestoppers 24 hour tip line at (406) 721-4444 or (406) 363-0062. You can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.