Man breaks loose from Albany police

Albany police need your help trying to find a man who wanted for obstructing law enforcement and giving false information to law enforcement.

Police say that 56-year-old Robert Willie McKenzie is known to frequent the Wal-Mart in east Albany asking customers for money, telling them he needs money to care for the children his daughter left with him and that she stole his bank account information.

An officer approach McKenzie after a complaint was issued about him and he denied asking for money and gave the officer a false name and birth date.

After learning the info was false, the officer attempted to place McKenzie in handcuffs, but he broke free and ran out of the store.

If you have information on the whereabouts of McKenzie, you are encouraged to contact the Albany Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 436-TIPS.