Man held up store with a knife

Police were called to the scene around 7:25 p.m. Tuesday.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Police are searching for a man who held up a shoe store on the city’s South-side. Officers were called to the Shoe Show Mega Store in the 300 block of East Pettit Avenue around 7:25 p.m. Tuesday.

Witnesses said the man walked into the store with a knife and demanded cash then took off. He wasn’t able to steal anything.

Police are talking to witnesses and looking at the store’s cameras to get a better description of the suspect.

If anyone knows where the suspect might be, call police.