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Fayetteville police looking for armed robbery suspect

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -

Fayetteville police are asking for assistance in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery on Sept. 2.

The suspect robbed the Short Stop convenience store located at 3408 Murchison Road just after 1 p.m., police said. The suspect revealed a handgun while the clerk was completing his sale.

Police said the suspect left the business with an undetermined amount of money.

The suspect is described as a black male standing around 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing 150 pounds and in his early-30s. He was wearing a black hat, black T-shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.

Fayetteville police said  this suspect is also considered a suspect in another armed robbery of the Kangaroo convenience store located at 3319 Murphy Road.

Anyone with information concerning the robberies or the identity of the suspect, is asked to contact Detective S. Larson with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 433-1856 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).  Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting CrimeStoppers and completing the anonymous online tip sheet.

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