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PD: Robbery suspect flees scene; fires round into store

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7-11 robbery suspect seen on 11/9/12 7-11 robbery suspect seen on 11/9/12
MESA, Ariz. -

Police are searching for an armed robbery suspect who threatened a 7-11 employee with a black handgun and demanded money.

This happened on Nov. 9th at approximately 3:00 p.m. near 8th Avenue and Dobson Road.

A second employee repeatedly asked the suspect to leave, but before doing so, he fired a round into the store and fled the scene on foot heading northbound through the parking lot, according to police.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic or Native American male, 25 to 35-years-old, 5' 5" to 6' 0" tall and 170 to 200 pounds.  He was last seen wearing a dark gray hoodie, dark jeans, white tennis shoes and a black baseball cap with a red bill.

If you have any information about this case, call the Mesa police.

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