AMES – On Tuesday June 3, 2014 at approximately 2:00 a.m., Ames Police responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Swift Stop located at 3406 Lincoln Way.
According to the store employee, the suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money. The suspect was described by the victim as a black male adult, approximately 5’-6” to 5’-7”, 150-160 lbs., wearing black pants, a black hooded sweatshirt, and a black bandana around his face. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of money southbound on foot. No one was injured during the incident.
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Questions regarding this press release may be directed to Commander Geoff Huff, Ames Police Department, at (515) 239-5317 or (515) 239-5130.
Anyone with information relating to this incident is encouraged to contact the Ames Police Department at 239-5317 or 239-5133 or the anonymous tip line, 239-5533.