Spearfish convenience store armed robbery

SPEARFISH, S.D. — Police are looking for the suspect in an armed robbery at the Yesway convenience store in Spearfish on Wednesday.

At around 8:24 p.m. Wednesday night a male in his mid-50’s walked into the Yesway convenience store located at 2728 1st Avenue in Spearfish. The suspect displayed a handgun to the clerk and demanded the register be opened. The suspect then left the business with an undetermined amount of cash and checks.

The suspect was described as being thin, with a “scruffy” voice, and wearing glasses. The suspect was also wearing a dark jacket with a hood over his head, gloves, and dark pants.

If anyone has any information regarding this case, please contact Sgt. Darin Pedneau at (605) 642-1305.

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