MEMPHIS, Tenn, — A suspect in an armed robbery is being wanted by the police.
The man entered the Mapco Store in the 450 block of E.H. Crump about 5:30 a.m. on Dec. 11.
He went to the walk-up window to make a purchase, police said.
Shortly later, the man reappeared, armed with a gun, and fired a shot through the front glass door.
Inside, he approached the store clerk with a gun drawn, demanding money from the register.
The suspect took the money and fled on foot, police said.
The man is also suspected of committing a robbery at the Marathon gas station in the 1700 block of Winchester Avenue, police said.
The following is a description of the suspect:
Male, early to mid-twenties, thin frame, short hair, light complexion, 5′10 to 6′, wearing a black and grey hoodie, black jeans with white markings on the left leg, black shoes, and armed with a semi-automatic weapon.
MPD requires your assistance in identifying the suspect.
There has been no arrest.
This investigation is still ongoing.
Call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH if you have any information regarding this event.
You can also submit your tip at http://www.crimestopmem.org.
If an arrest is made, you could receive cash from Crime Stoppers of Memphis and Shelby County, Inc.
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