Jonesboro police search for Dollar General robbery suspect

Jonesboro police search for Dollar General robbery suspect

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Jonesboro police have released a photo of a man suspected of robbing a Dollar General store.

Jonesboro police released this image Friday of a man suspected of robbing the Dollar General store on East Johnson Avenue.
Jonesboro police released this image Friday of a man suspected of robbing the Dollar General store on East Johnson Avenue. (Source: Jonesboro Police Dept.)

The holdup happened Thursday night around 9:30 at the Dollar General in the 5900-block of East Johnson Avenue.

After taking an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect then ran from the store. He was last seen headed north, according to a Friday news release from Sally Smith, public information specialist for the Jonesboro Police Department.

Surveillance video from the store showed the suspect to be a tall, slender man wearing a red shirt and white tennis shoes with blue markings.

Anyone with information on the robbery can call Jonesboro police at 870-935-5657 or Crimestoppers at 935-STOP (7867).

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