Police: Man robbed while trying buy drugs

Police: Man robbed while trying buy drugs
Surveillance picture of robbery suspect. (Source: Cleveland police)
Surveillance picture of robbery suspect. (Source: Cleveland police)

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A man was robbed trying to buy marijuana at a Broadview Rd. gas station, Cleveland police said.

Authorities were called to the Speedway to investigate an armed robbery.

The victim told police he met the alleged dealer there and agreed to do the exchange in the bathroom. Once inside, the suspect pulled a gun and took the victim's money and car keys.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, light complexion, wearing khaki shorts and a blue hoodie.

If anyone recognizes the suspect in the pictures, call Detective Janet Murphy at 216-623-5218.

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