EPD asking for public’s help identifying armed robbery suspect

EPD asking for help identifying armed robbery suspect
EPD asking for help identifying armed robbery suspect(Evansville Police Department)
Published: Jul. 1, 2022 at 11:09 AM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - The Evansville Police Department is looking for a man after they say he attempted robbing a spa.

They say that happened Thursday, June 30 just before 7 p.m.

According to a press release, a man wearing a black neck gaiter mask, entered the First Avenue Massage & Spa and pulled out a pistol.

EPD asking for help identifying armed robbery suspect
EPD asking for help identifying armed robbery suspect(Evansville Police Department)

EPD says the suspect demanded cash from the victim, who was working the counter. After nine minutes of pointing a gun at the victim and attempting to get money, the suspect left.

Authorities say the suspect left in an unknown direction and it is not known if he had a vehicle.

Police are asking anyone with any information on the identity of the suspect to contact Evansville Police Department Adult Investigations Unit at 812-436-7979 or the WeTip Line at 1-800-78-Crime.

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