The Salem Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect who held up the Walmart located at 5250 Commercial St SE just before 11:00 PM last Saturday night. The suspect is described as a white male, mid-20's, 5'9" to 5'10", thin to medium build, blue eyes, crooked teeth, wearing a white hoody, a black Adidas athletic jacket with white stripes down the sleeves, slightly baggy blue jeans, and light colored tennis shoes. He appeared to be talking on a cell phone as he walked into the business.
The suspect displayed a handgun to a clerk while demanding cash. The suspect made off with an undetermined amount of money. No one was injured in the incident. Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Detective Mike Quakenbush at (503)540-2352.