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Police looking for Albemarle armed robber

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ALBEMARLE, NC (WBTV) -

The Albemarle Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a man they say robbed a local store at gunpoint.

The incident happened on January 27, at the Olympia Gas Station on S. Second Street.

Police say the robber went into the store, pulled a gun from his jacket and demanded money from the clerk. After receiving the money, he left the store on foot.

The thief is described as a white male, approximately 5'8" tall, weighing about 150 pounds. He was wearing a dark-colored hooded jacket.

Anyone with information about the incident or the man is asked to call the Albemarle Police Department at (704)984-9500.

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