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Convenience store robbery suspect sought by Elk Grove police

Elk Grove police seek a robbery suspect caught on camera Monday, July 8, 2019, at an AM/PM convenience store on Harbour Point Drive.
Elk Grove police seek a robbery suspect caught on camera Monday, July 8, 2019, at an AM/PM convenience store on Harbour Point Drive.

Elk Grove police are seeking the public’s help in identifying an armed robbery suspect caught on camera Monday at a convenience store.

The robbery occurred Monday at the AM/PM store on the 9500 block of Harbour Point Drive, the Elk Grove Police Department said in a social media post.

A male suspect was seen in a photo wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black shorts and black shoes, as well as a dark-colored mask or scarf covering his face. He is seen carrying a lime green skateboard and what appears to be revolver, the photos show.

The subject is described as being approximately 6-foot-3 and 200 pounds.

Anyone with information on the incident or the identity of the suspect is urged to call the Elk Grove Police Department at 916-478-8060.

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Michael McGough anchors The Sacramento Bee’s breaking news reporting team, covering public safety and other local stories. A Sacramento native and lifelong capital resident, he interned at The Bee while attending Sacramento State, where he earned a degree in journalism.

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