Police release more info on Albert Lea armed robbery

Photo courtesy Albert Lea Police Department.

Images of the robbery suspect have been released.

Posted: Sep 4, 2018 2:12 PM
Updated: Sep 4, 2018 2:37 PM

ALBERT LEA, Minn. - An armed robbery from over the weekend at the Americinn (811 Plaza St.) is under investigation.

Albert Lea police said it happened at 8:54 p.m. Saturday when an unknown male brandished a handgun and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Officers were not able to locate the suspect and no injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s and around 6-foot tall.

Another armed robbery in Freeborn County occurred Monday night.

County and city detectives are working together on a couple pieces of evidence to see if the armed robberies are linked.

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