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Man wanted for trying to rob Redlands Walmart

The Redlands Police Department released this surveillance photo of a suspect who tried to rob a Wal-Mart store on Redlands Boulevard.

December 3, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
An armed bandit is on the loose after trying to rob a Redlands Walmart.Police released surveillance photos of the suspect as he entered the store on West Redlands Boulevard shortly after noon on Thursday.

The suspect pulled out a semiautomatic gun and tried to shoot the lock off a cash drawer. When the drawer wouldn't open, the man took off.

The suspect is described as a black man with a stocky build, 6 feet tall, 225 pounds. He was wearing a gray beanie, glasses, a heavy green shirt, fadedjeans, and white tennis shoes.

No one was injured in the shooting.

Anyone with information on the suspect was urged to call Redlands police at (909) 798-7681.