Racine police seek suspects in armed robbery of Midtown Market

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RACINE (WITI) — Racine police are currently looking for two suspects in connection with an armed robbery that occurred at Midtown Market on Friday, January 30th.

Officers responded to the scene around 8:48 p.m.

Upon their arrival, they spoke with the clerk, who stated two masked suspects entered and produced weapons. One suspect stood near the front door armed with a long gun while the other suspect approached the counter with weapon drawn. The suspect then demanded money and received an undetermined amount of cash before fleeing the area.

Suspect #1 is described as a black male, approximately 18 to 20 years old, 5’7 – 5’8 tall, average build, wearing a dark jacket and black mask, armed with a long gun, possibly a rifle.

Suspect #2 is described as a black male, approximately 6′ tall, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, black mask, armed with a dark colored pistol.

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.

You may also contact Crimestoppers at 262-636-9330, or by texting RACS plus the message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to Tipsoft I.D. #TIP417 with your text message.