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Raleigh police try to identify store robber

Posted December 1, 2008 9:03 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police are trying to identify a man seen in surveillance video robbing a store.

At approximately 2:30 p.m. Monday, the man entered the Fashion Boulevard store at 1600-117 Ronald Drive. After appearing to be browsing, he robbed the store at knife point, police said.

The black man had a mustache, was about 5 feet 8 inches tall with a slender to medium build. He was wearing a dark colored jacket, blue jeans and white sneakers with black trim.

Anyone who recognizes the robber is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department’s Detective Division at 919-996-3555 or Crime Stoppers at 919-226-CRIME.