UPDATE: Racine police engaged in tactical situation
RACINE -- The Racine Police Department engaged in a tactical situation with who police have now identified as, Tony J Ruffin aka "Frog" near W. 6th St. and Jones Ave. The tactical situation was the result of an armed robbery which occurred September 4 at about 8:40pm in the 1300 block of Lincoln St.
On September 5, police set up a perimeter around one house on the 200 block of Frank Ave and shut down W. 6th St. from Memorial Dr. to Cliff Ave after the victim in the robbery let police know he chased Ruffin there and was said to be armed with a gun.
Upon making entry into the home, the suspect was not located. It was later determined that the suspect fled prior to the perimeter being established. Ruffin is said to be armed and dangerous. Anyone with information on his whereabouts are urged to contact Racine County Communications Center at 262-886-2300.