Police seek suspect in armed robbery on CTA train

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Police say this man committed an armed robbery on a CTA train Sept. 10. Photo credit Chicago Police

(WBBM NEWSRADIO) — Chicago police are seeking an armed suspect who robbed two CTA passengers last week at knifepoint.

The incident occurred around 5:30 p.m. Friday in a CTA train car at the Roosevelt Green Line Station, police said in an alert.

The suspect approached two passengers, displayed a knife and demanded money. He then fled from the train, police said.

Police released a surveillance image of the suspect. The public is asked to call (773) 620-5873 if they have information.