MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 18, 2013

A.M. UPDATE: Police seek help in robbery of convenience store


— Police are seeking information about a robbery that occurred around 9:30 p.m. last night at a convenience store at 3225 S. Cherokee Drive.

Muskogee Police Lt. Bobby Lee said the suspect was described as a black male, wearing a black jacket, black jeans, a gray hooded shirt, gloves and shoes with Velcro straps. The suspect, who was armed with a handgun, wore a blue bandana over his face.

A gray car was seen leaving the area but it is unknown if the vehicle was involved, Lee said.

 Anyone with information is asked to contact the Muskogee Police Department at (918) 683-8000.