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Crime Stoppers August 7: Jefferson County Armed Robbery

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JEFFERSON COUNTY ARMED ROBBERY:

Crime Stoppers needs your help identifying the suspect responsible for a July 15th armed robbery. The suspect's picture is posted to the right of this story.

Around 4 pm, the suspect walked into the Dollar General on the 3900 block of Pinson Valley Parkway. Waving a gun, he demanded customers to "get down" and even apologized to the store clerk during the robbery.

He left with an undetermined amount of cash.

Detectives believe the suspect may be responsible for more robberies in the area, so if you can identify him, contact Crime Stoppers immediately.  You will remain anonymous.  

TO PROVIDE A TIP ON THE CASE:  You can reach Crime Stoppers anytime at (205) 254-7777.

Also, you can text 7777, along with your tip, to the word "CRIMES."  Or if you prefer to send an encrypted tip online, go to www.birminghamcrimestoppers.org and click on the "submit an online tip" link.

No matter which method you choose, you will remain anonymous.  Each tipster receives a private code number.  If an arrest is made based on an individual's tip, the tipster can use the code number to claim a cash reward.

Crime Stoppers cannot call tipsters to testify in court.

Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is a partnership between local law enforcement, the Birmingham Business Alliance and ABC 33/40.  Together, our goal is to make our community a safer place to live and work.