KILLEEN, Texas — The Killeen Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying a suspect in a robbery that happened at an Aldi in Killeen.
According to officials, the robbery happened on Sept. 11 around 1:17 p.m. at the Aldi on 3501 W. Stan Schlueter Lp.
Police released a photo of the suspect, seen below. He reportedly entered the business and selected an item and acted as if he was going to purchase the item, police say.
The store employee opened the drawer and the suspect went around the counter and assaulted the employee and forcefully took the money in the cash register drawer. The suspect then fled the store with an undisclosed amount and got into a dark colored car with paper tags.
The store employee was treated on scene.
Officers are asking the public to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online at www.bellcountycrimestoppers.com.
Officers say all information is confidential and anonymous and if the tip leads to the arrest of the person(s) responsible, tipsters could be eligible to receive a reward up to $1,000 in cash.