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Police looking for man who robbed Dollar General store

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) – Police need help identifying a man they say robbed a Dollar General on Rossville Boulevard.

The incident happened last Thursday, November 11th.

According to police, a black man entered the store and displayed a gun inside his waistband.  Officers say the man grabbed the cash drawer and made for the door.

The suspect was interrupted by an elderly man who began hitting the suspect with a mop when he noticed the gun was a toy.

The suspect is described as a black man in his 40s, with short black hair, wearing a blue baseball cap and sun glasses. Witnesses say the man walked with a limp.

Witnesses tell police the man got into an older model Hunter Green Mitsubishi Montero with silver or gold painted bumpers.

Anyone with information on this suspect is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.

Or call the Crime Stoppers Hotline at 698-3333, you can remain anonymous on the call.

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