LISLE, Ill. (STMW) — Authorities are looking for a man who robbed an Aldi grocery store at gunpoint Monday in west suburban Lisle.
A man walked into the store, at 5525 Route 53, about 2:35 p.m. and attempted to take crash from an open cash drawer, according to a news release from Lisle police.READ MORE: Small Plane Lands On I-355 At 159th Street In New Lenox; Pilot, 3 Passengers Suffer Minor Injuries
When the cashier attempted to close the drawer, the man showed a silver or grey large-framed handgun and stole the money, police said. He then fled the store and was followed to a silver or grey four-door car, which he drove eastbound on Maple Avenue.
There were no injuries in the robbery and it was not immediately known how much money was stolen, police said.READ MORE: FBI Seeking Public's Help Finding Devontay Anderson; Feds Say Third Suspect Charged In Killing Of Jaslyn Adams Fled State To Avoid Prosecution
The suspect is described as a white man, between the ages of 20 and 30, standing about 5-foot-8 and weighing about 160 pounds, police said. He was wearing a black, possibly Hurly brand, baseball hat, a black jacket and blue jeans.
Anyone with information on the armed robbery is asked to contact the Lisle Police Department at (630) 271-4200.MORE NEWS: CDC Eases Guidance On Mask Wearing For People Who Are Fully Vaccinated; Gov. Pritzker To Revise State's Mask Mandate
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