NEW PARIS — The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department is asking the community for help with information related to an armed robbery at a New Paris store.
Police were called at about 9:13 a.m. Saturday, July 19, to Red D Mart at 68310 S.R. 15 for reports of a robbery, according to a news release from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department.
Victims described the suspect as a man in his 20s, 5 feet, 8 inches tall, with a stocky build and short strawberry blonde hair. The man entered the store with a gun and demanded money before fleeing from the store on foot.
Anyone with information regarding the robbery investigation is asked to contact the sheriff's department detective bureau at 574-891-2300.