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Images of the suspect as captured by the store’s surveillance system.
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The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about a knife-wielding man who robbed the Farm Fresh Convenience Store, 740 E. Airline Drive in Rosewood Heights.
Sheriff’s deputies responded Monday, Dec. 7, to the store in reference to an armed robbery. Deputies met with the store’s clerks and determined an unknown suspect robbed the business at knifepoint.
The robbery was captured on the store’s video surveillance system. The suspect entered the business at approximately 8:30 p.m. He was wearing a dark jacket, long pants and a ski mask. He was armed with a large knife and demanded money. The suspect fled the store on foot after the robbery. Officers from the Wood River, East Alton and Bethalto police departments assisted deputies in a search for the suspect, described as a white man of medium build and height.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Madison County Sheriff’s Office at one of the following numbers:
(618) 692-4433 (Dispatch Center)
(618) 692-0871 (Investigations)
(618) 296-3000 (Anonymous Tip Line)
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