Man armed with knife during robbery caught on camera

Published: Aug. 15, 2015 at 2:07 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 22, 2015 at 2:07 AM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man who police said was armed with a knife when he robbed a convenience store was caught on camera and officers are asking for the community's help to identify them.

Louisville Metro police said the suspect walked into Mo's Food Mart, located at 1036 Goss Avenue, at 8:30 p.m. on Aug. 5 and approached the employee at the front counter.

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The man then displayed a knife, threatened the employee and demanded money before fleeing on foot.

The suspect is described as being a 5'10'' tall, heavy set man in his early 20s.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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