Police search for suspect involved in armed robbery

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Police are searching for a suspect they believed robbed a laundromat.

On Sept. 23, around 2:00 p.m., APD officers were dispatched to the Brock's Laundry at 2420 Amarillo Blvd. East on an armed robbery.

According to police a black female entered the business and placed a gun to the back of an employee.

The suspect then demanded money, threatened the victim, and pointed the gun at a second employee of the business and told her not to move.

The suspect left the business with an undisclosed amount of money.

She is described as being a heavy set black female wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark colored pants, and a black garment covering her face.

Neither of the employees were injured during the incident.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the police department or Crime Stoppers at 374-4400 or made anonymously online.

Copyright 2016 KFDA. All rights reserved.