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Still no leads in Alma armed robbery

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Police in Alma are asking for the public's help in finding an armed robbery suspect.

The robbery occurred just after 10:30 p.m. Dec. 22 at the Alma Grocery store on 12th and Douglas streets.

Officers say the suspect entered the store waving around a black semi-automatic-type pistol. The suspect grabbed a patron at the counter, pointed the weapon at the store cashier and demanded money. The cashier released an undetermined amount of cash to the suspect, who then fled from the scene by foot.

Police said the suspect is described as a slender black male. He was last seen wearing a black ski mask, black hoodie, black pants and white gloves.

Anyone with any information concerning the robbery can contact Chief Sellers, Deputy Chief Blash or Sgt. Scott Manning at 912.632.8751, or call the tipline at 912.632.2350.

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