Suspect grabs money from Circle K register

Suspect in Circle K robbery

Credit: Scottsdale Police Department

Suspect in robbery at Circle K near Mountain View and Via Linda in Scottsdale


by Jennifer Thomas

Posted on October 10, 2012 at 3:04 PM

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Scottsdale police are looking for a man who is a suspect in a Circle K robbery.

The suspect is described as a black male with short black hair, 25 to 30 years old, 6 feet tall and 200 pounds. He was wearing a black T-shirt and dark-colored shorts at the time of the robbery.

Police said he entered the Circle K near Mountain View and Via Linda at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday and approached the front counter to make a purchase. As the clerk opened the register, the suspect jumped onto the counter and started grabbing money.

He left with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No vehicle was seen.

Anyone with information about the suspect can call the Scottsdale Police Department.