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Police search for convenience store robber

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - An armed robber held up an East Texas convenience store on Sunday night. At around 10:30 Longview police say the bandit hit the Food Fast on Alpine Road.

Police say he pulled a handgun and ordered the employees to lie on the ground. The robber then demanded money from the cash register, and ran from the store.

According to police, the robber is a black male, between 17 and 20 years old. He is about 5'5" and 150 pounds. He was wearing a red hoodie sweatshirt with a gray t-shirt over it, blue jeans, white and green sneakers, gloves and a black ski mask.

Anyone with information about this robbery should call the Longview Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 903-237-1199 or contact Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-STOP or www.greggcountycrimestoppers.com.

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