APD looking for suspect in armed robbery Sunday
Published 3:45 pm Monday, January 8, 2024
The Austin Police Department is looking for help from the community in tracking down a suspect involved in an armored robbery early Sunday evening.
According to Captain Todd Clennon, the incident took place at around 6:35 p.m. on Sunday night at a convenience store in the 900 block of 12th Street SW in Austin.
According to the report, the suspect in question brandished a black pistol and demanded money from the clerk, reportedly saying, “we’re all doing our jobs, but I need all the money in the till.”
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After gathering an undisclosed amount of cash from the till, the suspect apologized to the clerk and shook her hand, fleeing on foot eastbound in the 900-1000 block of 10th Avenue SE.
The suspect was described as a taller teenage male, possibly between 16-18.
Anybody with information is asked to call Austin Police Investigations at 1-507-437-9405.