Police asking for help identifying robbery suspect

Posted at 10:43 PM, Apr 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-19 23:43:49-04

Omaha Police are asking for the publics help identifying a suspect who robbed the 36th and Leavenworth Kwik Shop.

Police just released photos of the suspect.

Officers responded to the shop just shortly before 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

An employee told officers that a Hispanic or black male in his 20's wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and khaki pants entered the store, armed and demanding cash and cigarettes before fleeing northbound on foot.

The investigation is ongoing.

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