Man snatches money after asking victim for change

Police need your help identifying this man in a robbery by sudden snatching case

Albany police need your help finding a man who snatched money from a man by asking for change.

Police say Howard Mitchell, 60, told them that while he was at A & D Food Store on North Maple Street, an unknown black male wearing a leather jacket approached him. They say the suspect asked Mitchell if he had change for a $50 bill, then as he pulled out an envelope from his pocket to make change the suspect grabbed it and fled on foot.

Take a look at the pictures with this story: Anyone with information about the incident or the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (229) 436-TIPS or the Albany Police Department at (229) 431-2100.