Adams County Deputies Investigate Attempted Armed Robbery
Adams County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating an attempted robbery that allegedly took place Wednesday night.
Deputies responded to a report of an attempted armed robbery in the area of Highway 57 and South 12th Street just after 10 p.m. Wednesday.
The initial investigation indicated the suspect approached the victim and demanded their wallet. The suspect wielded what was described as a small bladed weapon, and the victim suffered a minor injury.
The suspect fled the area on foot and nothing was taken.
The suspect is described as possibly a white male, about 5-foot-9, wearing a long sleeve shirt and long pants, and was wearing a black mask.
If you have information on this incident, you are asked to call Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers at 217-228-4474.