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Police searching for armed robbery suspect

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Surveillance photo of the suspect. (Source: LMPD) Surveillance photo of the suspect. (Source: LMPD)
Surveillance photos of the suspect. (Source: LMPD) Surveillance photos of the suspect. (Source: LMPD)
Surveillance photo of the suspect. (Source: LMPD) Surveillance photo of the suspect. (Source: LMPD)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro police are searching for a man they said robbed two businesses.

According to police, the first robbery occurred at the Thornton's, located at 5318 Preston Highway, at 3 a.m. on June 11. The second robbery occurred at Scott's Food Mart, located at 1810 Berry Boulevard, on June 12, around 7 a.m.

Police said during both robberies the man was armed with a handgun and demanded cash.

The suspect is described as being 25 to 30 years old, between 5'6'' and 5'9'' tall and weighing 150 to 160 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a dark hooded jacket, a black shirt, dark pants and white shoes.

Anyone with information about the man's identity is asked to call the anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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