Police trying to ID armed robbery suspect

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By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman

MESA, Ariz. -- Police are asking for help from the public to identify an armed robbery suspect.

A man used a gun to rob a Circle K at 809 E. Southern Ave. on Sept. 7, according to investigators.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall, 190 to 200 pounds, wearing a black shirt, gray shorts and a black baseball hat.

The suspect also has tattoos on both arms and a mustache.

The suspect was armed with a silver and black handgun, which was used in the robbery.

The suspect fled in an unknown make or model four-door white passenger car.

Mesa detectives have been working the case, but at this point have not been able to identify a suspect.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Mesa Police Department at 480-644-2211 or Silent Witness at 480-948-6377 (480-Witness) or toll free at 1800-343-8477 (1-800-343-TIPS).