Police need help finding Family Dollar robber

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport Police are asking for help finding the suspect who robbed a Family Dollar store.

Just after 8:00 pm on Saturday, Oct. 10, police got a call about an armed robbery at the Family Dollar located in the 3700 block of W. 70th Street. Witnesses told police a man with a handgun hid somewhere in the store and waited until it closed. He then pulled a gun on the employees and demanded money. He left the store on foot with an unknown amount of cash. No one was hurt.

Police describe the robber as wearing a blue jean jacket and pants, wearing gloves and a ski mask over his face.

Police are trying to determine if this robbery is related to previous Family Dollar robberies.

Anyone who has any information regarding this robbery is urged to call Shreveport Police Detective Josh Feliciano at 318-673-6955 or Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.

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