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Raleigh Police Seek Armed Robbery Suspect

Posted January 24, 2008 10:15 p.m. EST
Updated January 24, 2008 10:19 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police were seeking to identify and locate a man who committed an armed robbery at a convenience store on Jan. 17.

The man approached the clerk at the Community Mart, 210 E. Bragg St., as though he were about to make a purchase, police said.

Instead, the man pulled out a handgun and robbed the store. He fled the scene on foot.

The suspect stands about 6 feet tall and had a dark complexion. He wore a white, hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information that might assist the investigation was asked to call the Raleigh Police Department Detective Division at 919-890-3555 or Crime Stoppers at 919-226-CRIME.