Police searching for man who robbed Colerain Township market

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Police in Colerain Township are searching for a man who they say used a rifle to rob a market Wednesday evening.

Police say that at about 8:00 Wednesday, a man armed with a rifle entered the Peach Grove Market Place on the 5900 block of Springdale Rd. He then demanded money from the clerk and fled out the market with an undetermined amount of cash.

A witness at the scene says that the suspect fled in a dark colored, four door SUV.

The suspect is being described by police as a black male, 6 feet 1 inch, with a thin build, and was last seen wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and a black ski mask. The type of rifle is unknown at this time.

If you have any information on the robbery, please call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office at (513) 825-1500 or CrimeStoppers at (513) 352-3040.

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