Police looking for suspect in attempted Millcreek robbery

Posted at 4:16 PM, Apr 01, 2012
and last updated 2012-04-01 18:19:06-04

Police are looking for a suspect who robbed a dry cleaners in Salt Lake City on Saturday evening.

Police say the suspect walked up to the drive-thru window of a Clean Express Dry Cleaners near 2945 East and 3300 South in Salt Lake City at around 6 p.m. and grabbed the cash register.

The clerk chased him and the suspect dropped the cash and his cell phone.

Police are looking for a white man in his late 20s to early 30s, about 5-foot, 10-inches tall with a medium build and tattoos on his arm. Investigators say the suspect had been in a nearby business just prior to the robbery and was caught on surveillance cameras.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Unified Police at 801-743-5950.