It happened again: Police investigate second armed robbery of delivery driver in two days

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RACINE — Racine police are investigating the second armed robbery of a delivery driver on Olive St. in the last two days.

The latest incident happened late on Wednesday, February 17th. Officers responded to Olive and Virginia Streets around 10 p.m. in reference to an armed robbery of a China House delivery driver.The driver stated he was making a delivery in the neighborhood when he was approached by a single suspect who displayed a handgun, took money, and fled.

The suspect is described as a male, black , approximately 17 years old, with unknown clothing.

The first armed robbery of this kind occurred on February 16th and involved a Pizza Hut delivery driver. That suspect was described as a male, black, approximately 20-25 years old, about 5′ to 5’5″, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

The suspects in both robberies were armed with what appeared to be a handgun.

Racine Police investigators are interested in any additional information that anyone may have about this crime. Any witnesses, or citizens with information, are urged to call the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at 262-635-7756. Those who wish to remain anonymous may contact Crimestoppers at 262-636-9330, or text 274637 (CRIMES). Text message should begin with RACS.