Police: Gunman Robs Lincoln Kwik Shop

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A lone gunman robbed a Lincoln convenience store taking cash and cigarettes.

Just before 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, Lincoln Police were called to the Kwik Shop at 5900 Touzalin Ave after the clerk on duty reported a robbery.

According to police, a man armed with a gun and knife entered the store and demanded money and cigarettes and the clerk complied.

The suspect left on foot after getting and undisclosed amount of cash and several packs of cigarettes.

Police searched the area but did not locate the suspect.

He is described as being a white male wearing a white hooded sweatshirt, black stocking cap, black bandana and blue jeans.

The suspect description is similar to one from a robbery at the EZ Go gas station at 2555 O Street Saturday morning.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call crimestoppers at 402-475-3600.