Police are searching for a suspect who robbed the U.S. Post Office in Benson at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon.
According to Harford County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Edward Hopkins, the suspect is described as a six-foot-tall white male in his 30s with dark hair and wearing blue jeans with red trim, a gray sweatshirt, a black hat, and sunglasses entered the post office.
The man entered the post office at approximately 1:46 p.m., displayed a gun, and stole money from a register before fleeing on foot.
Sheriff’s Office deputies, canine units, and a Maryland State Police aviation unit searched the area for the man without success. He was last seen on foot heading toward Harford Road.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the Harford County Sheriff’s Office at 410-838-6600. Tips may also be submitted online at http://www.harfordsheriff.org/wanted, by phone to Harford Crime Solvers at 1-888-540-8477, or by texting Metro Crime Stoppers at “CRIMES” (274637).