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Police searching for robbery suspect in western Las Vegas

Updated December 19, 2018 - 9:00 pm

Las Vegas police are asking for help locating a man suspected of an armed robbery in the west valley on Saturday.

The suspect, believed to be between the ages of 24 and 28, entered a business armed with a handgun at about 11:12 a.m. Saturday in the 900 block of South Rainbow Boulevard, north of West Charleston Boulevard, the Metropolitan Police Department said Wednesday. He demanded money and property from a victim before fleeing the area.

The man was described as 5-feet, 8-inches tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a pink shirt and khaki pants, police said.

Police asked anyone with information to contact Metro’s commercial robbery section at 702-828-3591. Anonymous tips can be left with Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

Contact Katelyn Newberg at knewberg@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0240. Follow @k_newberg on Twitter.

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