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Spencer Police looking for robbery suspect

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Spencer Police are looking for this person who they said robbed King’s Store around 10:40 a.m. at gunpoint. The suspect left in a white Kia Forte with Tennessee license plates. Submitted photo

Spencer Police are looking for a man who they said robbed King’s Store around 10:40 a.m. at gunpoint. The suspect left in this white Kia Forte with Tennessee license plates. Submitted photo

SPENCER — Spencer Police are looking for a man who they say robbed a convenience store this morning.

The man walked into the King’s Store, 429 N. Salisbury Ave., at 10:40 a.m. armed with a gun. He left in a white vehicle believed to be a 2019 or 2020 Kia Forte with a Tennessee license plate.

Surveillance images show the man was wearing a dark jacket, blue jeans, red shoes, a hooded sweatshirt and a dark-colored hat.

According to Chief Mike James, the suspect pulled out a pistol and pointed it at the clerk. The man took cash. The clerk was not harmed in the robbery and no one else was in the store at the time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police Department at 704-633-3574 or Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 866-639-5245.

Spencer Police are looking for this person who they said robbed King’s Store around 10:40 a.m. at gunpoint. The suspect left in a white Kia Forte with Tennessee license plates. Submitted photo

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