Hamilton police search for armed robbery suspect

Hamilton police search for armed robbery suspect
(Provided by Hamilton police Facebook page)
(Provided by Hamilton police Facebook page)

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - Police are turning to the public for help as they work to identify a suspect who robbed a store at gunpoint late Tuesday.

The man pictured in these surveillance images robbed Riverview Market on the corner of B Street and Gordon Avenue just after 10 p.m., police wrote on their Facebook page.

The suspect ran out of the store and into an alley, heading westbound along a hill behind the market.

Police said they believe the man is familiar with the area.

He is described only as "white or light-skinned male."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hamilton police's detectives: 513-868-5811 ext. 2002.

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