Greenwood police looking for robbery suspect

Posted at 2:54 PM, Jan 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-13 18:56:24-05

GREENWOOD, Ind. -- The Greenwood Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a robbery suspect. 

According to a press release from the Greenwood Police Department released Wednesday, officers responded to the Greenwood Discount Tobacco on December 29, 2015 around 6:00 p.m. on a report of an armed robbery. 

Witnesses said a white man entered the store, pointed a black revolver at the clerk and demanded money. The man was described as tall, skinny, and in his mid 20s. Witnesses said he was wearing a black hooded jacket and dark colored pants. His face was hidden, but police were told the man had short, light colored hair, a light colored mustache and thin rimmed glasses. 

The clerk handed the suspect money. The suspect put the money in a gray plastic bag and ran south from the store. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Greenwood Police Department and talk with Detective Cummings at 317-887-5619 or the tip line 317-865-0300. You can also submit information here.


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