AutoZone employee threatened with knife, Peoria Police say

Published: Jan. 29, 2023 at 3:00 PM CST
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PEORIA (25 News Now) - Peoria Police are investigating an armed robbery at AutoZone on Saturday evening.

A witness told police a man came into the store and pretended to shop at the 900 block of S. Western Ave. Peoria Police confirmed the incident occurred at AutoZone around 6:30 pm.

The witness told police the man followed an employee to the back of the store and threatened the employee with a knife. Police say an undisclosed amount of money was taken from the register.

No one was injured and police have no suspect information.

If you have any information contact Peoria Police Department at (309) 673-4521, tip411, or Crime Stoppers at (309) 673-9000.