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OPD searching for armed robbery suspect

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OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – Opelika police are investigating a robbery in the first-degree that happened in the 1000 block of Columbus Parkway.

The victim reported being robbed at gunpoint and then struck in the head. The victim received minor injuries and did not go to the hospital.

The suspect is only described as a dark skinned black male of an unknown age. He is about 5’8” and weighs around 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a green polo style shirt and gray pants.

The suspect was also driving a newer model gray Kia passenger car.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact the Opelika Police Department Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220.

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