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Police searching for masked man who robbed Belleville Food Mart at gunpoint

If anyone has information or can identify the robber, please contact the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department at 618-825-5204.
Credit: Belleville Police Department

BELLEVILLE, Ill. — Police in Belleville are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who robbed a business at gunpoint Monday night.

Officers responded to Belleville Food Mart at 1424 Centreville Avenue around 10:25 p.m. for an armed robbery.

An employee, a 31-year-old man, said he was robbed while inside the store.

The employee described the robber as a man wearing a dark grey hooded sweatshirt, slim built, 5 feet 10 inches tall to 6 feet tall, black mask, blue jeans, no gloves and armed with a black handgun.

No one was injured during the incident.

If anyone has information or can identify the robber, please contact the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department at 618-825-5204.

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