An armed man forced six customers in a back room during a
daylight robbery of a Washington Avenue business, Belleville police said.
According to police, an black man wearing a yellow t-shirt, a cargo hat and white sunglasses entered the store shortly before 11:30 on Monday, August 19.
The man reportedly brandished a black handgun with a brown handle and ordered the customers into the bathroom.
Police said the robber took $100 from the store and two cell phones and $30 in cash from customers before running south on Washington Ave.
Police said the robbery is an open investigation.