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Police search for suspect after Tuesday evening armed robbery in Downers Grove

Published: Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 11:50 a.m. CDT

DOWNERS GROVE – Police are searching for a man suspected of an armed robbery Tuesday evening at the Sally Beauty Supply Store in the 40 block of Ogden Avenue.

A store employee told police a man entered the store about 6:25 p.m., displayed a knife and demanded money.

The employee gave him money from the register and the man then ran from the store, police said.

The suspect is described as between 21 and 24 years old, either Hispanic or a light-skinned black man, approximately 6-foot-3 with a thin build, long straight hair and amber eyes.

He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, a black scarf or face mask, dark colored jacket and pants and brown work boots.

No one was inured during the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Downers Grove Police Department at 630-434-5600 or 911.

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