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Armed robber strikes north Spokane convenience store

SPOKANE, Wash.  The Spokane County Sheriff's Office reports that a man armed with a small-caliber pistol robbed the Hico Village convenience store at 10606 N. Newport Highway Friday night.

The female employee was forced to the floor by the suspect, but was uninjured.  She told deputies the suspect entered about 6 p.m. and demanded cash while brandishing the silver-colored gun.

She described him as a black male, 45 to 55 years old and about 5'09" tall.  She said he wore a baseball cap, black gloves, a gray sweatshirt and dark jeans.

She added that the robber entered and left through the west doors, but she was unable to see any potential suspect vehicle.

Anyone with information regarding this armed robbery is asked to call Crime Check at 456-2233.

(Information Provided by the Spokane County Sheriff's Office)

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