Marion nutrition store robbed; suspect on the loose
Written by Eric Page, Assistant News Director - email
MARION (KWWL) -
Marion police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man suspected of robbing the General Nutrition Center at 1384 Twixt Town Road on Sunday.
A younger white man, about 5-foot-8-inches tall and weighing approximately 160 pounds, walked into the store at around 1:10 p.m., said he had a gun and demanded money, according to Chief Harry Daugherty.
He then ran toward Collins Road.
Police say the suspect was wearing a dark-colored hooded coat, dark ski mask, and dark gloves. They also say no gun was actually seen.
If you have information regarding this crime, call the Marion Police Department at 319-377-1511. You can also give information anonymously by calling Linn County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-CS-CRIME or text a tip anonymously using the TipSubmit app on your Android or iPhone mobile device.
Monday, September 1 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:41:17 GMT
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