July 24, 2013 in Idaho

Coeur d’Alene police seek armed robbery suspect

From staff reports
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Coeur d’Alene police are looking for a man suspected of robbing a coffee stand at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon.

At about 5:30 p.m., a man pointed a gun and demanded money from a clerk working at the Lean Bean at 1820 Northwest Blvd., according to a news release.

The suspect fled on foot toward the 1000 block of Emma Avenue, the release said. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a gray hooded sweatshirt and shoes with red laces.

The Coeur d’Alene Police Department, North Idaho Violent Crime Task Force and a Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department police dog searched for the suspect but couldn’t find him, the release said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Coeur d’Alene Police Department at (208) 769-2320.

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