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South Tacoma store robbed at gunpoint, police report

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on Sep. 7, 2010 at 2:07 pm |
September 7, 2010 2:07 pm

Tacoma police were searching for a man who robbed a South Tacoma convenience store at gunpoint this afternoon.

The robbery occurred shortly before 1:30 p.m. at the Union Corner Grocery, 4501 S. Union Avenue. The suspect was described as a Hispanic man wearing a black jacket and khaki pants.

Investigators were looking into whether the robbery was connected to an incident Monday night on Sixth Avenue.

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