Update on Robbery of Calumet Street Business
Please see the attached composite sketch completed by the Appleton PD’s sketch artist. This image is believed to be similar to the armed robbery suspect from Thursday evening – the details of which are:
On Thursday, April 27, 2017, an employee of Sally Beauty Supply, 3825 E. Calumet Street, called the Appleton Police Department at 6:27 PM to report a robbery. There were no immediate reports of injury to anyone at the business. According to the reporting party, the suspect had left the business with an undisclosed amount of money and was in possession of a handgun. Multiple squads responded to the area.
Based on initial information it is believed the suspect left the area of the business on foot. A track conducted by an Appleton K9 unit did not lead to discovery of the individual.
The suspect was described as a black male, of an undetermined age. His height was described as being between 5’ 8” and 5’ 10” inches tall. He has a medium to heavy build and was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and sunglasses during the robbery.
Investigators from the Appleton Police Department are asking the public to contact them with any information they may have related to the robbery.
Individuals having information are asked to call Sgt. Brian Leitzinger at the Appleton Police Department (920) 832-5541. If you have information, but wish to remain anonymous, please consider using Text-a-Tip. Text CRIMES (274-637) with the keyword APDTIPS at the start of your message.