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PRESS PHOTOS COURTESY CRIME STOPPERS This photo shows the man wanted in connection with the robbery of an elderly man at the Weis Market, Schneckville, as he runs near the flower section. PRESS PHOTOS COURTESY CRIME STOPPERS This photo shows the man wanted in connection with the robbery of an elderly man at the Weis Market, Schneckville, as he runs near the flower section.
This photo shows the man wanted in connection with the robbery of an elderly man at Weis Market, Schnecksville, as he enters the front of the store. This photo shows the man wanted in connection with the robbery of an elderly man at Weis Market, Schnecksville, as he enters the front of the store.
This photo shows the man wanted in connection with the robbery of an elderly man at the Weis Market, Schnecksville, as he stands near the customer service department. This photo shows the man wanted in connection with the robbery of an elderly man at the Weis Market, Schnecksville, as he stands near the customer service department.

Crime Stoppers offering reward in connection with robbery at Weis

Friday, February 2, 2018 by Debra Palmieri dpalmieri@tnonline.com in Local News

Lehigh Valley Crime Stoppers is offering cash reward of up to $2,000 for information that leads to the arrest of the man wanted in connection with a robbery at Weis Market, Schnecksville.

According to Lehigh Valley Crime Stoppers, troopers responded at 4:45 p.m. Jan. 31 to the Weis Market, 5020 Route 873, North Whitehall Township, for the report of robbery.

Police say an older gentleman was standing in front of a lottery kiosk at the front of the store and a white male was standing behind the him.

That man allegedly leaned over and took an envelope, containing a considerable sum of cash, out of the older man’s pocket.

The man, described as having brown hair and a full beard, with a thin build, and standing approximately 5-foot 10-inches to 6 foot tall, fled out the main doors and ran toward the McDonald’s area along Route 873.

He was last seen wearing a red, hooded sweatshirt, dark blue jeans and black sneakers.

Anyone having information that may lead to the arrest of this individual is asked to call the Bethlehem State Police at 610-861-2026 and refer to incident number PA18-106902 or Lehigh Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-426-TIPS.

Callers do not have to give their name and could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.