Opelika AL police searching for robbery suspect

Opelika AL police searching for robbery suspect

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – The Opelika Police Department is searching for a suspect who came into a gas station with a firearm demanding money.

On March 1 at approximately 10:50 p.m., a robbery first degree occurred at The Big Cat Fuels gas station located at 3700 Pepperell Parkway in Opelika, AL. The cashier reported the suspect entered the store armed with a gun. He demanded money and then fled on foot in an unknown direction. No one was harmed

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 20 years old, 5'6" tall and weighing approximately 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark blue, long-sleeve shirt, blue jeans, and white shoes. He also had a gray shirt partially covering his face.

Officials ask if anyone knows the identity of this suspect or has any other information concerning this case they are asked to please call the Opelika Police Department's Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220. You may also call the Secret witness hotline at (334) 745-8665.

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