Man stole cash register from Belleville Walgreens, police say

A man stole a cash register from a Walgreens in Belleville early Wednesday morning, police say.

Police responded to the store on North Belt West at about 12:47 a.m., according to Belleville Police Capt. Matt Eiskant.

Eiskant said man was at the counter. When the clerk turned around to fulfill the man's order, the man reached over the counter, grabbed the register and fled from the store.

Officers responded to the store and were investigating Wednesday.

Kaley Johnson: 618-239-2526, @KaleyJohnson6