PUBLIC ASSISTANCE NEEDED TO IDENTIFY ARMED ROBBER

Bullocks robbery collageSMALLLLLLLLLLThe Benton Police Department is asking the public to help identify a suspect(s) involved in an armed robbery. At approximately 4:38 a.m. Thursday, May, 4 (05-04-2017) officers responded to Bullock‚Äôs Superstop, located at 15536 Interstate 30 for report of an armed robbery. 

Store employees said a white male wearing blue jeans, an olive green hoodie, and a white mask entered the store holding a handgun. The suspect then demanded employees to handover money from the cash register.  

The suspect then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect was not located in the area. 

Anyone with information about the suspect, the incident, or similar incidents, is encouraged to contact the Benton Police Department at 501-778-1171 or 501-315-TIPS. Individuals also may send an anonymous crime tip about this incident to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the text or go to www.crimereports.com to leave a tip.  A crime tip can also be submitted via the official Benton Police Department app found on ITunes and Google Play. 

Any suspects listed are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.