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Suspect sought in auto parts store robbery

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Shreveport Police released surveillance video showing the gunman entering AutoZone and holding up the employees. Shreveport Police released surveillance video showing the gunman entering AutoZone and holding up the employees.
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

Shreveport police are searching for a suspect who committed an armed robbery of an auto parts store last week in west Shreveport.

On Dec. 6, police responded to an armed robbery at the Auto Zone parts warehouse in the 3400 block of Greenwood Road. Upon arrival, officers were told that a man entered the business armed with a handgun, approached the store clerk, pointed the gun and demanded money from the register.

The clerk complied with the suspect's demands and was not injured. The suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a black male about 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing approximately 150 pounds. The man had gold teeth and wore a black hooded jacket and black pants and was armed with a semi-automatic handgun. Police investigators have released surveillance footage from the business and are asking anyone with any information regarding the suspect's identity to contact Crime Stoppers at 673-7373. Crime Stoppers is offering a $500 reward for information on the suspect's identity and whereabouts.

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