Police are searching for a suspect from a robbery that happened Wednesday night in Cedar City. According to a press release from the Cedar City Police, the suspect entered the Maverick store at 809 West on 200 North at 11:43 Wednesday night brandishing a pistol. The suspect went straight to the cashier and demanded money. The suspect then jumped over the counter and pointed the pistol at the employee. The suspect then is said to have stolen a pack of cigarettes and took the money that was in the cash register. The suspect then fled the store and was seen getting in to a silver passenger car and was last seen going south on 900 West. Police believe there is another suspect involved in driving the vehicle. The robbery suspect is described as shorter and stocky. Investigators are busy obtaining video and other evidence.


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