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Racine Police DepartmentRacine Police are searching for a suspect in armed robbery that happened at 11:06 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26 near the area of 21st and Howe St., according to a press release by the Racine Police Department.

A man was in his driveway in the 300 block of 10th St. when a man approached him from behind, placed something against his back, and demanded that he hand over everything in his pockets. The man gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash and personal items. The suspect then got into a gold Nissan and drove away. The man got in his car and followed the suspect to the area of Grand and Dekoven avenue. When the suspect saw the man, he fired off several rounds at the man’s car. Continuing to follow the man, he called the police.

No one was injured during the shooting, but Racine Police are still investigating the incident.

The suspect is described as a black man, 18 to 19-years-old, about six-foot two-inches tall, and weighing about 180 pounds. He also has curly hair and possibly has a tattoo on his neck. He was last seen wearing brown dress clothing.

If anyone has any information about this crime, they can leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at (262) 636-9330, via the web at, or by texting RACS to 274637 (crimes) and typing TIP417 with your text message..

Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.