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Police seeking bandit in New Year's Eve hold-up

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Police were seeking a Hispanic man suspected in an armed hold-up on New Year's Eve. (LVMPD) Police were seeking a Hispanic man suspected in an armed hold-up on New Year's Eve. (LVMPD)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Las Vegas Metro police released photos of a man suspected of holding up a store in the city's east end on New Year's Eve.

According to police, a Hispanic man wearing a black hoodie, black sunglasses, black pants and black gloves entered a business in the 2600 block of E. Tropicana Avenue at about 9:45 p.m. on Dec. 31.

The man was holding a handgun and pointed it an employee, demanding money, police said. After the clerk complied, the suspect fled.

Police said the man appeared to be 25-30 years old, 5'4" to 5'9", 170-180 pounds with brown hair.

Police urge anyone with information on the suspect to contact Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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