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Search is on for man that robbed convenience store at gun point

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

Cedar Rapids police are looking for a man they say robbed a convenience store this morning.

Greg Buelow, Public Safety Communications Coordinator, says officers were called to the Hawkeye Convenience Store at 1581 1st Avenue SE at 7:46 a.m.

Buelow says a black male in his mid-20's went into the store armed with a gun and left with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect was wearing a Nike hoodie and blue jeans.

There were no injuries reported.

Anyone that was in the area at the time of the robbery, or may have information about this robbery, are asked to call the Cedar Rapids Police Department at 319)-286-5491 or Linn County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-CS-CRIME (272-7463) or text CRIMES (274637) and in the message/subject, type 5227 and your tip. You can continue to trade information with an investigator. Text STOP to opt out at any time.

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