MIAMI – A man who was wearing a skull mask to hide his identity tried to rob a Stop & Shop store last month in Miami, authorities said.
The attempted robbery was reported shortly after 12:30 a.m. May 10 at the Stop & Shop at
4777 W. Flagler St.
Detectives said the man entered the store and pulled a knife on an employee and a customer.
Police said he demanded money from the clerk, who was behind the cash register.
The clerk told the man that he didn't have any money.
Police said the would-be thief walked backward and left the store empty-handed.
Anyone with information about the man's identity is asked to call Miami police's robbery unit at 305-603-6370. Anonymous tips can be made by calling Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.