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Spokane Valley Police search for Subway robber caught on camera

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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

Spokane Valley deputies are investigating an armed robbery that happened Thursday afternoon at the Subway restaurant located on North Pines.

Deputies responded to the call around 2:30 p.m. A man walked up to the counter and displayed a black handgun. He had a covered face and ordered the employees not to look at him then demanded money from the till drawer. The employee put the till on the counter and the suspect grabbed the money. He picked up the cash and walked out of the restaurant.

The employees were unable to give a detailed description of the man due to the clothes he was wearing and the fact that his face was covered. He was generally described as a white man about 5 foot 6 to 5 foot 8, and appeared to be bald. The victim told police the man looked older due to wrinkles around his eyes. 

Deputies say the man appears to be wearing a blue or black heavy winter coat with white or light gray stripe under the armpit area. He also appears to be wearing blue jeans, black or blue shoes with white on them and a stocking hat.

The first video angle from surveillance video of the incident shows the suspect at the counter displaying what appears to be a handgun and grabbing the money. The second half of the video shows the suspect walking into the business and up to the front counter.

Anyone with information about the robbery or who could help identify the man is urged to call Major Crimes Detective Andrew Stockman at 509-477-3787

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