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Paragould police search for suspect in Subway armed robbery

(Source: Paragould Police Department) (Source: Paragould Police Department)
(Source: Paragould Police Department) (Source: Paragould Police Department)
PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

Paragould police are searching for an armed robbery suspect who robbed the Subway on East Kingshighway Friday afternoon with a handgun.

It happened around 3:30.

According to Detective James Williams of the Paragould Police Department, the white man showed a handgun to employees and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. He then left on foot.

He was wearing a black shirt and jeans.

If you can identify the suspect or have any details about the robbery, call Paragould police at (870) 236-7621.

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