NEWS

Destin Antique Business Robbed at Knifepoint

Staff Writer
The Destin Log

The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the robbery of a Destin antique business Saturday by a man wielding a knife.

An employee at Flutterby Antiques Uniques & Gifts at 209 Main Street says a man walked in talking on a cell phone and began asking about certain types of rings. He then took out a kitchen knife and demanded cash. He grabbed the money and left, running north along the sidewalk.

The suspect is described as a black male, 25 to 30 years of age, wearing a gray hoodie and gray shorts.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office at 854-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS, www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.comor text TIP214 plus your message to CRIMES (274637).