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Gainesville police searching for armed robbery suspect
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Gainesville police are searching for an armed robbery suspect after an incident at 3:04 a.m. Sunday at the Kangaroo store on Queen City Parkway.

The suspect is described as a 5-foot-6-inch, 170-pound black man in his 20s. He was wearing a black shirt over a long-sleeved white shirt and a black beanie hat, black jeans, red bandana and black-and-white sneakers.

The suspect had a black handgun and demanded money, Cpl. Joe Britte, spokesman for the police department said. He fled the store with merchandise but no money.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Criminal Investigations Division at 770-535-5630 or the Tips Line at 770-533-5873.

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