LEMON GROVE–Detectives are searching for an adult male responsible for an armed robbery at the AM/PM Mini Mart in Lemon Grove.
The suspect was described as a black male adult in his early 20’s with a mustache, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and black pants. He was armed with a black handgun, which he concealed inside his waistband. The suspect was last seen running southbound on Kempf Street from the business.
The loss was an undetermined amount of cash. There were no customers inside the business at the time of the robbery.
Deputies and Sheriff’s ASTREA helicopter checked the immediate area for the suspect but they were unable to locate him.
Detectives from the Lemon Grove Sheriff’s Station are investigating the robbery.
Anyone with information about this case can call the Sheriff’s Department non-emergency line at (858) 565-5200. You can remain anonymous and be eligible for up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. Call Crime Stoppersat (888) 580-8477.