Family Dollar robbed at gunpoint Saturday evening in Omaha

Posted at 4:52 PM, Nov 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-20 18:11:16-05

The Family Dollar Store at 1420 N. 24th Street was robbed at gunpoint Saturday evening. 

Witnesses told police that an African American man dresses in all black with his face covered, entered the store showing a handgun. They say he directed the workers to the back of the store.

The man took an unknown amount of cash and cigarettes before escaping. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Omaha Police at 402-444-5818.