Monday June 8, 12:53 am, an employee of Little Caesars Pizza, 2501 Church St., was pepper sprayed in the face and pushed against the wall while exiting the store. The suspect grabbed two bank bags containing cash and receipts and ran from the area.
Due to the incapacitating effects of the pepper spray, the victim was not able to obtain a detailed description, but the suspect was believed to be between 5' 9" and 5' 11" with a stocky build.
The Portage County Sheriff’s Department's K-9 unit was called and assisted in a tracking attempt.
The Stevens Point Police Department needs your help in apprehending this person. If you have any additional information about this case, please contact Detective Sgt. Gruber at 715-346-1518.
Or, to remain anonymous, and be eligible for a reward, contact Portage County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-346-6600.