Armed robbery suspect sought in southern Minnesota

By Mike Bunge

Sat Sep 01 22:08:28 PDT 2018

ALBERT LEA, Minn. – Police are looking for an armed robber.

Albert Lea officers and Freeborn County sheriff’s deputies were called to the AmericInn at 811 Plaza Street just before 9 pm Saturday. They took a report of an unknown male armed with a handgun who stole an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the area.

The Albert Lea Police Department says a search failed to locate a suspect and an investigation is continuing.

No injuries were reported from the robbery.