Downtown convenience store robbed at gunpoint | Crime
Jonesboro police are looking for a man who robbed the Downtown Express Mart, 215 W. Huntington, Tuesday night.
According to the police report, the hold-up happened just before 9:30 p.m.
The clerk told police a man wearing a dark bandana over his face approached her while she was in the back of the store. She said the man pulled out a gun and started yelling, "Where's the money?" according to the report.
The clerk said the man then shoved a large, silver handgun into her back and walked her to the cash register. She told police after the man forced her to open the register, he took all the money. He also took her cell phone before running out of the store.
According to the police report, the man made off with $1,420.