At 8:19 pm Officers responded to Downtown Food Mart at 318 S 16th St for an attempted robbery. Upon arrival Officers contacted the clerk who said that the suspect, described as a Black male, wearing a black hoodie, mask, and gray jeans, entered the store brandished a firearm and demanded money. The clerk did not comply with the suspect's demands. The suspect then fled the store.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers anonymously at 402-444-STOP (7867) or at www.omahacrimestopper.org or at wwwp3tips.com.
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