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Fayetteville police search for armed robbery suspect

Posted May 25

Officers with the Fayetteville Police Department are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery Wednesday night at a gas station on Reilly Road.

— Officers with the Fayetteville Police Department are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery Wednesday night at a gas station on Reilly Road.

According to police, a male suspect, armed with a handgun, entered the Speedway gas station at 670 N. Reilly Rd., at about 8:55 p.m. The suspect demanded money from the clerk and left when the clerk met his request.

Armed robbery

The suspect is described as being between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 8 inches tall, and weighs about 120 to 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, tight camouflage pants, a black mask and was carrying a black revolver.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 910-751-1046.

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