JPD Searching For Armed Robber

Jamestown Police are on the lookout for an armed robber, who according to scanner reports, pulled a gun out during a robbery at 7-Eleven at the corner of East Second and Buffalo streets in Jamestown. The robbery occurred just before 2 a.m. today. According to scanner reports, the suspect is described as a black male in his early-20s. He is believed to be armed with a black automatic weapon.

The 6-foot to 6-foot-2-inch man with a thin build entered the store and demanded cash from the two employees in the store. The suspect was wearing a black coat with a black hood and black pants, police said. He fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash on foot and ran west toward Buffalo Street.

Anyone who may recognize this suspect is asked to contact the Jamestown Police Department at 483-7531 or to leave an anonymous tip at 483-Tips (8477). All calls will be kept confidential.