Salt Lake police seek man in dry cleaning robbery

Published: Saturday, March 30 2013 6:00 p.m. MDT

SALT LAKE CITY — Police say a man acted like he was picking up some clothes from a dry-cleaning business but then wound up robbing the place after he ordered the employee to open the cash register.

Officers are on the lookout for Caucasian male in his 30s, with brown hair, wearing a blue dress shirt and blue jeans who they said made off with cash after the 4:15 p.m. Friday incident.

The culprit walked into Heritage Dry Cleaners, 909 E. 2700 South, and said he was there to pick up some clothes. He demanded cash from the till when pushed for details about the cleaning order.

Anyone with information can call police at 801-799-3000.

Amy Joi O'Donoghue

Twitter: amyjoi16

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