Police: Man wearing Blackhawks hat robs Family Dollar

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UNIVERSITY CITY (KTVI) - University City police are asking for the public's help in identifying the person who allegedly robbed a Family Dollar store Monday morning.

It happened around 8:45 a.m. at the store in the 7300 block of Olive. The suspect made a small purchase and then showed a handgun and demanded money.

He got away with a small amount of cash.  The suspect is described as a white male in his mid 40s with a slim build.   He was wearing black pants, a long sleeve gray shirt and a black Blackhawks hat.

Anyone with information should contact the University City Police Department at 314-725-2211 ext 8010 or CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS.