WATCH: Jonesboro police release video of Dollar General robbery

Dollar General robbery caught on camera

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Jonesboro police released video Thursday of a recent armed robbery. Now they’re hoping someone can identify the suspect.

Just after 8 p.m. Friday, a suspect entered the Dollar General on North Church Street, according to a social media post.

After casing the store, the suspect left the store and returned several times before re-entering.

At one point during the robbery, the armed suspect points the gun at the clerk before finally leaving the store.

Police hope that someone will recognize the suspect seen in the surveillance video and contact them at 870-935-5657.

Those wishing to leave an anonymous tip can call Crimestoppers at 935-STOP (7867).

Help ID: 19-10594

The Jonesboro Police Department is releasing in-store footage from a Dollar General aggravated robbery that occurred on November 8 at approximately 8:18pm. A suspect is seen casing the store 45 minutes before the robbery occurs, and enters/leaves 4 times beforehand. JPD is asking for your help in the identification of the suspect in the red jacket/grey hat (Suspect 1), as well as the armed suspect in the black jacket/pants (Suspect 2). A yellow bandana is seen in Suspect 1's back pocket before the robbery as well as in Suspect 2's pocket after. Some of this footage may be disturbing to some viewers. Discretion is advised. If you know these suspects or their whereabouts, send us a message or call the Desk Sergeant at 870-935-5657. If your tip leads to the arrest of one or both suspects, you will be entitled to a substantial cash award through CrimeStoppers of Jonesboro. Ref# 10594

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Thursday, November 14, 2019

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