Sacramento police seek the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an attempted robbery at a Franklin Boulevard business.
Officers responded about 1:18 p.m. Tuesday to a report of an attempted robbery. The suspect reportedly entered the business at 3701 Franklin Blvd. and displayed a handgun. After attempts to access the cash register failed, the man left the business and rode off on a white bicycle, according to a Police Department news release. No injuries were reported.
The man was described as having a medium build, wearing a gray shirt, blue jeans, a black knit hat and black gloves.
Detectives are investigating the possibility that the suspect may have been involved in other robberies in the area.
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Anyone with information pertaining to the case is asked to call the Police Department’s dispatch center at (916) 264-5471, or Crime Alert at (916) 443-4357, or text a tip to 274637. Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.
Call The Bee’s Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.