Authorities Looking for Suspect in PJ's Little Store Armed Robbery

By KBJR News 1

Authorities Looking for Suspect in PJ's Little Store Armed Robbery

July 8, 2013 Updated Jul 8, 2013 at 12:27 PM CDT

Cloquet, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Authorities are looking for a suspect involved in an armed robbery at PJ's Little Store in Cloquet early Monday morning.

Officers were called to the scene around 3:25 Monday morning on the report of an armed robbery at the store along the 200 Block of Doddridge Avenue in Cloquet.

The clerk at PJ's Little Store says a man entered the business, brandished a knife and ordered the clerk to give him all the cash in the register.

The clerk handed over an undetermined amount of cash to the suspect, who then fled from the store.

No one was hurt in the incident.

Authorities say the suspect is described as a thin man, about 6 feet tall, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with dark stitching, blue jeans, white tennis shoes, white face mask and black gloves.

A police K-9 was deployed at the scene, however the scent was lost after about an hour.

Authorities ask anyone with information about the suspect or the incident to please call the Cloquet Police Department.

Cloquet Police, Fond du Lac Police Department and Carlton County Sheriff's Department are investigating the robbery.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
kburns@kbjr.com

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