Fort Smith Police Searching For Aggravated Robbery Suspect

FORT SMITH (KFSM) -- The Fort Smith Police DepartmentĀ needs your help identifying the suspect involved in an aggravated robbery.

The robbery happened at the Pic-N-Tote on 31 Street and Zero.

The incident happened Wednesday (Dec. 20). In the video, you can see the suspect opening the safe and getting money out. Police said the suspect was armed with a knife, and is described as a black man with a medium build between the age of 20 and 25.

According to the police department's Facebook page, "The suspect was wearing a mask, but we're hoping maybe somebody would recognize the clothing."

"We want to get him identified because we're worried that he may get desperate and rob another store," said Cpl. Anthony Rice. "We're concerned anytime somebody robs a store with a weapon and we want to try to stop them."

If you have any information, call Fort Smith Police at 479-709-5000, or Crimestoppers at 78-CRIME (782-7463).