Carlton Co. Authorities Search for Suspect in Armed Robbery

Police Search for Suspect in Armed Robbery in Sawyer

On Monday evening, March 30, 2015 at approximately 7:57 p.m., the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an aggravated robbery at the Sawyer convenience Store on Hwy 210 in Sawyer, Minnesota.

The store clerk indicated that a man, approximately 6 feet tall, weighing 180-200 pounds,entered the store and displayed a knife, demanding cash.

The suspect then fled the store on foot with a small amount of cash.

Officers from the Fond du Lac Police Department, Minnesota DNR, and Carlton County Sheriff’s deputies responded.

The suspect has not been located yet and the investigation continues.

Anyone with information relating to this crime or the person responsible is asked to contact the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office at 218-384-3236 or you can also report anonymously at Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS [8477], going online at, or by texting a cell phone message beginning with TIP674, then the message and SEND to CRIMES [274637]. 

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