Peoria PD searching for armed robbery suspect

Posted at 4:47 AM, Feb 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-02 06:47:51-05

Officers are searching for the suspect who robbed a convenience store in Peoria.

Peoria police said they received a call around 3:00 a.m. on Tuesday of an armed robbery at the AM/PM near 83rd Avenue and Thunderbird Road.

According to police, the suspect held up the store and got away with an unknown amount of cash.

The suspect had a mask on and it is unknown if the suspect took off on foot or in a vehicle.

It is unclear if this robbery is tied to other AM/PM robberies in the Valley.