LANSING - A Family Dollar store employee is robbed while bring back cash change to the store. At about 4 o'clock Thursday, the employee was walking back to the bank with the change, when he was approached by a man wearing a mask. The masked man pulled out a gun and demanded the cash. The employee complied. The robber ran away. The police were called and tried tracking the thief with a dog, but it didn't work.
The victim describes the thief as being tall, 6'1", and skinny, and was wearing black mask, black coat and black jeans.
Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the robbery, or has knowledge of it, to call Crime Stoppers at (517) 483-STOP (7867). Anonymous text message tips can be left at 847411, begin your text with LPD517 then leave your message.