On Wednesday December 4, 2019 at 8:20 AM, an unknown male forced the employee into Ace Check Cashing located at 4244 North Broad Street pointing a large silver revolver then threw the victim on the floor demanding money. When the employee stated their was no money the offender took the victims handbag and went through it. The offender then became frustrated that he was unable to get any money, he hit the victim in the head with the handgun, then fled the store and was last seen north on Broad Street then west on Hicks Street.
Suspect Description: Black male, 20-30 years-of-age, light complexion, 6’0-6’3″, thin build, wearing a dark colored hooded jacket with a dark colored hooded sweatshirt underneath, dark colored pants above the ankles, dark colored sneakers, gloves, dark colored mask covering the lower portion of their face, carrying an orange bag with handles,and armed with a handgun.
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