Police Search for Masked Robbery Suspect

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Lincoln Police are investigating an armed robbery of a north Lincoln Kwik Shop.

Just before 2:30 a.m. Sunday, Lincoln Police were called to the Kwik Shop at 2330 N. 1st Street.

Officers at the scene tell 10/11 News the suspect was armed with a small, black handgun and demanded cash. After the clerk gave him the money, he left on foot.

Police and Nebraska State Patrol Troopers surrounded the area as a dog searched for the suspect. He was not found.

The suspect is described as a black man in his late teens or early 20's about 5'10" tall with an athletic build.

The suspect was wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, a red stocking cap with eye holes cut out and a purple mask with feathers on it, over the eye holes.

Police are asking for help with this case. Anyone with information is asked to call Lincoln Crimestoppers at 402-475-3600.