Man wanted after armed robbery at hardware store

Possible armed robbery suspect (Source: Searcy Police Department)
Possible armed robbery suspect (Source: Searcy Police Department)

SEARCY, AR (KAIT) – Police are searching for a suspect involved in the armed robbery of a Searcy hardware store.

According to Searcy police, the incident happened at 2133 East Race Street around 9 a.m. Thursday. Employees told officers a man wearing dark pants, a dark hoodie and an orange bandana came into the store demanding money while carrying a pistol.

The man fled the area on foot after taking an undisclosed amount of money.

A possible suspect was captured on video running through a nearby parking lot of an apartment complex.

If you have any information about the incident, you are urged to call the Searcy Police Department at 501-268-3531.

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