Commercial Armed Robbery in Springfield

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Officers responded to the report of a robbery at 7104 Brookfield Plaza, the Shri Krishna Grocery Store, on Wednesday, January 6, shortly before 8 p.m. An unknown man entered the business, displayed a handgun and demanded money. No cash was handed over, however, the suspect took other property from the store and fled. There were no injuries. The suspect was described as black, 25 to 30 years old. He was approximately 6 feet tall and about 185 pounds. He had a goatee and he was wearing a gray jacket and blue jeans.

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