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MPD releases picture of robbery suspect

Published On: Jun 09 2014 11:17:19 AM MDT   Updated On: Jun 09 2014 06:52:06 PM MDT
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Missoula police have released a surveillance photo of an armed robbery suspect.

The robbery happened around 2 a.m. Saturday at the South Avenue Market on the corner of South and Higgins. 

The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, about 6 feet tall, with a medium build. He was wearing a black, white and red striped zip-up hooded sweatshirt, as seen in the picture.

Police say he pointed a semi-automatic handgun at the clerk and demanded cash. He fled on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Shelagh More at (406) 552-6285, or Missoula Crimestoppers at (406) 721-4444.