By Bay City News—
Investigators are seeking information about a man who robbed
Payless ShoeSource employees at gunpoint in Newark last week, police said.
Officers responded to the Payless ShoeSource at 5904 Newpark Mall
Road near Cedar Boulevard on a report of an armed robbery around 6:30 p.m. on
Feb. 24, police said.
Officers said the suspect entered the store and pointed a silver
handgun at store employees and then demanded cash.
The suspect left the store and fled in an unknown direction,
according to police.
He is described as a Hispanic man, in his late 20s, standing 5
feet 9 inches tall and weighing about 175 pounds. He had a goatee and was
wearing faded blue jeans at the time of the armed robbery, police said.