Police are asking for the public's assistance in tracking down a man accused of robbing a Family Dollar on Saturday night.
The Gulfport Police Department responded about 9:16 p.m. to the Family Dollar at 1016 Pass Road after a report of an armed robbery.
Investigators learned a man entered the business and handed the store clerk a note demanding money. The suspect implied he was armed with a weapon.
After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect left on foot.
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The man was described as a black male, 16 to 20 years old, wearing a white shirt, red shorts and a baseball cap.
Police said he should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact Gulfport police at 228-868-5959 or Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898.