Man sought after gas station robbery attempt
Middleton police release image from incident
MIDDLETON, Wis. — Middleton police are looking for a man who tried to rob a gas station Wednesday night.
Officers were called to the PDQ store at 7508 Century Avenue at 11:27 p.m. for a report of an attempted robbery.
Police said a man entered the store, purchased an item and told the clerk that this was a robbery and asked for money before walking out of the store. No cash was taken. He was last seen walking east on foot. No weapon was displayed or implied.
The man might have left the area in an older white boxy 4-door car with a missing passenger side hubcap, police said.
The man is described as white, between 5 feet 10 inches and 6 feet tall with a skinny build and wearing sunglasses. He was wearing a blue coat, blue stocking hat and light-colored pants. He also had dirty hands.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call or text the Middleton Police Department at 608-824-7300.