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Suspect wanted in armed robbery on Vine Street

Posted: 8:31 AM, Aug 14, 2019
Updated: 2019-08-14 08:37:07-04
Cincinnati police

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati police are looking for a suspect in connection with an armed robbery that occurred earlier this month.

Police said the incident happened on Aug. 4 at about 2:40 p.m. at 1600 Vine St.

A single suspect, armed with an unknown type of black handgun, robbed a man after asking if he wanted to buy marijuana, police said. When the man declined, the suspect pointed the gun at the man and took his cash. No one was injured.

Police said the suspect is about 35, black, six feet tall and 160 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. He also has “Stay Blooded” tattooed in red writing on his right arm.

Anyone with information about the incident or the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040.