Police seek suspect in Saturday robbery

Police seek suspect in Saturday robbery

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police are searching for a man who robbed two teenagers near a convenience store early Saturday morning.

The suspect is described as 5'11" black male in his early 20s. Police say the suspect asked the two teens to by him cigarettes at the CEFCO at 1917 Bell Street around 1:30 a.m.

The alleged victims then followed the suspect a few blocks from the store. He got inside their car and told them he had a gun, then stole money and other personal items.

He left the area in a 2000s model maroon Ford Mustang.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400. Tips can also be left online at www.amapolice.org.

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