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Suspect sought in Lehigh Acres armed robbery

One suspect is at large after an armed robbery in Lehigh Acres early Monday morning according to Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers.

The suspect entered a Walgreens on 38 Homestead Road around 4 a.m., Crime Stoppers said. The suspect pointed a long gun at the store clerk and demanded all of the cash from the register.

The employee gave over the money and the suspect left in an unknown direction with an unknown amount of cash.

The suspect was dressed in all black clothing and a mask, according to Crime Stoppers.

Anyone with information on the identity and whereabouts of the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).  All callers will remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.  Tips may also be made online at www.southwestfloridacrimestoppers.com or by submitting a tip on the P3Tips mobile app.

Writer:Emily Luft
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