Police Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect in River Valley

Published 04/16 2014 10:18AM

Updated 04/16 2014 10:30AM

FORT SMITH -- Police are asking for the public's help finding an armed robbery suspect. Investigators say he robbed the Doug's Also convenience store on Zero Street just before midnight Monday. He was captured on surveillance video.

According to police, he pulled out a gun, walked behind the counter and stole some cash and then took off in a maroon Cadillac. A short time later, officers chased a car matching that description on Zero Street, but lost it during the pursuit. It was later found on fire on Old Greenwood Road.

If you have any information on this case, call Fort Smith police at 479-709-5100.

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