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Omaha Police believe suspect involved in three robberies

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Posted at 10:15 AM, Aug 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-27 16:33:00-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Omaha Police are investigating a robbery at a Casey's General Store on Monday afternoon. The suspect is believed to be involved in two other robberies around the area.

Around 4:30 p.m., officers responded to Casey's on 13th Street. When they arrived, witnesses said a suspect entered the store, displayed a bat and demanded money. The suspect then ran from the store with an undetermined amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a black male in his mid-twenties, five feet tall and was wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, black bandana, and gray camouflage pants.

The robbery at Cubby's in Northwest Omaha on Sunday and a Council Bluffs Kwik Shop are believed to be the suspect's other two crimes.

Police believe the suspect had a female accomplice. Authorities hope to identify both the suspect and the accomplice.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at 402-444-STOP.