UPDATE: Armed robbery suspect arrested in Lyle

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Published: Jun. 24, 2022 at 4:14 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 24, 2022 at 6:29 PM CDT
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UPDATE 6:27 p.m.: An adult male is in custody after a suspected armed robbery in Lyle. According to the Mower County Sheriff’s Office, there is no threat to the public. Further updates will come from the Austin Police Department.

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LYLE, Minn. (KTTC) – Police are looking for a suspect in the Lyle, Minnesota area after an armed robbery at a mini mart in Austin.

According to Mower County Sheriff’s Office, the suspect left the mini mart on foot. Later the Sheriff’s Office announced it was looking for the suspect 13 miles south of Austin in Lyle.

The suspect is described as a black male with a beard wearing a white t-shirt, and white shoes.

Police say if you see someone that matches the description to stay away and call 911.

This is a developing story.

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