Police seek armed robber of local store
Authorities need the public’s help in identifying and apprehending a man who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store early Wednesday morning.
At about 1:30 a.m., Shreveport police patrol officers responded to a reported armed robbery at the Circle K in the 7700 block of Pines Road.
When officers arrived, they learned that a male suspect armed with a pistol entered the business and demanded money from the clerk at gunpoint.
The clerk complied, and the bandit fled the scene of the crime on foot with an undis closed amount of money and several cartons of cigarettes.
No one was injured during the robbery. Detectives are working to recover surveillance footage.
The robber is described as a black male about 5 feet 8 inches tall last seen wearing a darkcolored shirt and shorts with a blue bandana covering a portion of his face.
Anyone who has any information regarding this crime or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Shreveport- Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 673-7373 or on their Web site at www.lockemup.org.