SARASOTA — Detectives are investigating the armed robbery of a liquor store in Sarasota about 2 p.m. Thursday, according to the Sarasota Police Department.
A clerk at North Trail Liquors, 3428 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, told deputies a man walked in, implied he had a gun, went behind the counter and demanded cash. The clerk gave the robber an undisclosed amount of cash.
The robber was last seen wearing a mask, hat, bandana, black T-shirt with a face picture on the front and gray long shorts. He is said to be between the ages of 25 and 30.
Police have surveillance video of the robbery and the robber running through a nearby parking lot.
Anyone with any information should call Detective Darrell Dixon at 941-954-7078 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS (8477) or go to sarasotacrimestoppers.com.