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January 31 10:54 AM

Police seek suspect in armed robbery of Murphy Oil USA

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Bossier City Police Department

Bossier City police and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help in identifying the suspect behind an armed robbery that happened last week.

The suspect was caught on security camera video while he held up the Murphy Oil USA gas station in the 2500 block of Airline Drive last Monday night, Jan. 20, at about 11:30 p.m.

According to an employee, the male suspect was armed with a handgun when he confronted her and demanded money.

The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and fled on foot.

Bossier City police are asking for the public’s help in identifying this suspect who robbed the Murphy Oil USA gas station in the 2500 block of Airline Drive last Monday night, Jan. 20.

The employee was not injured. The suspect is described as a black male, between 18 and 25 years of age, about 6 feet tall, weighing approximately 250 pounds and was wearing a blue backpack with “Puma” on it. He also had on a dark-colored hoodie with black and gray horizontal stripes on the hood and black sweat pants.

Anyone who has any information about this crime is asked to call Bossier Crime Stoppers at 424-4100 or submit a tip online at www.bossiercrimestoppers.org.

Persons who contact Bossier Crime Stoppers are reminded they can remain totally anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest.

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