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Armed robbery suspect sought

Public is warned not to approach gunman in green hoodie

Photo by J.D. Sumner

Photo by J.D. Sumner

ALBANY -- Albany police have issued a lookout for an armed robbery suspect, cautioning the public that the man likely is armed and dangerous.

The man, who robbed Hailey's Food Mart at 713 S. Slappey Blvd., is believed to be in the Gordon and Lincoln avenues area, according to the Albany Police Department.

The gunman is described as being a black male, about 5 foot 9 and weighing about 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a mask, a green hoodie with white stripes on the sleeves and green tennis shoes with white bottoms..

Police say he is armed with an unknown make firearm.

If sighted, police say the suspect should not be approached. Instead call 911 or the APD, (229) 431-2100.