Armed suspect holds up gas station, MPD asks for help

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Milwaukee police are asking the public to help identify the armed robbery suspect who is accused of robbing the Grange Petro Mart, located at 13th & Grange. The crime took place around 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 19th.

The suspect entered the business, pointed a large, black handgun at the cashier, and demanded cigarettes and money. The cashier complied with the suspect's demands.

The suspect is described as a male, black, between 25-35 years-old, 5'9" tall, and 195 pounds. He was wearing a black jacket with a gray hood, dark sunglasses, green camouflage pants, and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.