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Convenience store robbed at gunpoint in Westminster

Convenience store robbed at gunpoint in Westminster
Posted at 11:36 AM, Aug 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-02 11:38:10-04

A convenience store in Westminster was robbed at gunpoint early Thursday morning, Westminster Police said.

The Carroll Mart at 304 E. Main Street was robbed at 4:29 a.m. The suspect was described as a 5-foot-10 to 6-foot-1, thin, light-skinned black man. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a panda bear on the front, dark pants and shoes, with light colored gloves covering his hands.

The man displayed a handgun and demanded money from the cashier, who complied. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money. He was last seen running on E. Main Street.

The Westminster Police are asking anyone with information about the robbery or the robber to call Sgt. Rick Lambert at 410-848-4646, or call the station's TIPS line at 410-857-8477, or text TIPWPD to 847411. 

A $500 cash reward is offered for information that leads to an arrest.