Police: Man grabbed clerk’s throat and stole necklace
A surveillance camera captured images of a man who allegedly stole a necklace after he grabbed a convenience store clerk by the neck.
It happened at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday, August 23, 2012 at the Phillips 66 Mini Mart, 4149 Seventh Street in East Moline, Illinois.
A man wearing a white t-shirt, dark pants and a black baseball hat with the word “Chicago” on it reportedly “grabbed the throat of the store clerk and stole a gold necklace” according to East Moline Police.
Police described the suspect as African-American, 5-feet 8-inches to 5-feet 10-inches tall with a medium build.
Anyone with information about the suspect or the robbery should contact East Moline Police at (309) 752-1555 or Crime Stoppers at (309) 762-9500.