The Coffeyville Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that happened around 10PM on Friday night at the Family Dollar.
Police describe the suspect as a black male wearing a gray hoodie and stocking cap. He was last seen leaving the scene on foot.
Anybody with information about the incident is asked to call the Police Department at 620-252-6160 or Detective Jason Kastler at 620-252-6145.
If you would like to report and remain anonymous,you can call the Crime Tip Hotline at 620-252-6133.
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