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FIRST ON KHQ: Kootenai County Deputies Searching For KFC Robbery Suspect

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The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office says the KFC in Hayden on Orchard Avenue was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night. 

Lt. Stu Miller says the suspect, a white man, about 6 feet tall with a dark complexion, walked into the restaurant, showed a firearm and demanded cash. The robber got away with an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene on foot. 

Responding deputies set up a perimeter and attempted to track the suspect using dogs, but were unable to locate him. 

Lt. Miller says this robbery is very similar to the recent robbery at a Dutch Bros. coffee shop in Coeur d'Alene and the two may be connected. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office. 

 

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