CVS robber sought by police

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police in Jacksonville are trying to identify a man they said robbed a CVS on the Westside on Friday morning.

Police said the man went into the store in the 5900 block of Normandy Boulevard just before 7 a.m., walked up to the counter, placed a bag on the counter, and demanded money while armed with a black handgun. An employee put money in the bag and the robber ran away.

The robber is described as a black man, 20-30 years old and 5 feet 10 or 5 feet 11 inches tall. He was wearing a black derby hat with a white band around the hat, green bandana around his mouth, dark blue sweater, gray sweatpants, and distinctive green and white tennis shoes.

Anyone who has any information about the armed robbery or whereabouts of the robber is asked to call the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.

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