Archive for Tuesday, November 18, 1997


November 18, 1997


Lawrence police were searching for a man who reportedly robbed a local liquor store on Monday night.

Police were called about 10:10 p.m. to Edmonson-Berger Retail Liquor, 600 Lawrence Ave., where a man reportedly walked in and demanded cash.

No weapon was displayed and there were no injuries. The man left on foot and headed south.

The suspect was described as a white male, 6-foot-1, in his mid-30s, wearing wire-framed glasses, a gray hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

He reportedly had light blue eyes and weighed 150 to 160 pounds. He also wore a blue-and-white bandana.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 843-TIPS (8477). Information leading to the arrest of suspects can lead to cash awards through the program. Callers may remain anonymous.

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