Ashland Police looking for robbery suspect

ASHLAND, OH (WOIO) - Ashland Police are looking for a suspect who robbed the Circle K store on B. Main St. early Saturday morning.

Police say the suspect was described as a medium complexion black male, mid 20's to 30's and is 5'8" to 6' tall with a medium build.  He has a thin trimmed beard and also has a multi color tattoo on his right forearm. He was wearing a black polo type shirt, blue jeans, black ball cap and white tennis shoes.

Around 6am the suspect entered the store, pointed a rifle at two employees and demanded money.  One employee was ordered to the ground as the money was demanded from the other.  The rifle is described as a bolt-action type with a wooden stock.

The suspect fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

The employees were not injured.

Anybody with information is asked to contact Ashland Police at 419-289-3639.

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