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Bristol Police Searching For Armed Robbery Suspect

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Bristol police are looking for a man who robbed a town gift shop with a semi-automatic weapon on Saturday afternoon.

Authorties say a man enetered the Wasteland Gift Shop on Terryville Road, displaying a semi-automatic handgun around 5:45pm. The suspect  pointed the gun at the cashier, grabbed the cash drawer from the register and fled on foot toward the First Student Bus Yard. Officers, along with a K-9 unit, searched for the suspect but could not locate him.

He is approximately 6-feet-tall with a slender build. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a gray colored hoodie, black pants, and gloves. The incident remains under investigation and anyone with information is requested to contact Bristol Police.

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