Police: Man known as Lil' Soup wanted for robbing teen

Police: Man known as Lil' Soup wanted for robbing teen
Lemel Groce

SEATTLE -- The Seattle Police Department is looking for 18-year-old Lemel Groce, aka Lil' Soup, in connection with the armed robbery of a 15-year-old boy last week in Rainier Beach.

According to police, three men flashed a gun at the victim around 9 p.m. July 17 in the 5100 block of South Kenyon Street before ripping the gold chain from his neck and running off. One suspect was arrested after a brief chase.

According to police, robbery detectives identified Groce as one of the two men who got away following their investigation.

Groce is a professed gang member with access to firearms, according to police. He is known to hang out in the Seattle and Renton areas.