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Fountain convenience store robbed

Published On: Nov 29 2012 11:58:18 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 30 2012 12:02:24 AM CST


Police in Fountain are searching for the suspect in an armed robbery Thursday evening.

The crime happened around 9:30 p.m. at the Loaf N' Jug at 7055 Alegre Circle.

Police say the suspect pointed a semi-automatic pistol at the clerk's face. The clerk was not injured. 

The suspect is described as a heavyset black man who was wearing a puffy black coat. 

The suspect got away with cash. 

He may have escaped in a silver car. The vehicle was last seen driving northbound on Highway 85/87.