Police looking for suspect in Sunday morning Circle K robbery

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH)–Police say they are looking for a man who robbed the Circle K on Petzinger Road early Sunday morning.

They say the suspect entered the business and approached the counter around 2:47 a.m. Jan. 17. The suspect selected an item to purchase and as the employee rang up the sale, he allegedly implied he had a gun and demanded the money from the register. The employee complied and handed the suspect an undisclosed amount of money.

5686- suspect 6 blur 5686- suspect 7 The suspect fled on foot from the business, police say.

He is described as a black man, 35-40 years old, about 6 feet tall, 180-200 pounds. He was wearing a light blue baseball hat, dark colored jacket with an orange shirt beneath, dark colored sweatpants.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Columbus Police Robbery Unit at 614-645-4665 or if you wish to remain anonymous contact Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-645-TIPS (8477).

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