ROBBERY CASE: Stabbing, Shooting Threats Made


Des Moines police are investigating a robbery at a Family Dollar store on the city’s south side Sunday night.

Police say a man entered the store at 200 Army Post Road around 9:00 p.m., demanded money and made threats toward two employees. The suspect allegedly threatened to stab one employee and shoot the other.

The man was able to get away with $183.

Police say he didn’t display a weapon during the robbery.

If you have any information about the crime you’re asked to contact police or the Polk County Crime Stoppers.


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