Police: man robbed convenience store in gorilla mask

Police: man robbed convenience store in gorilla mask

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Police are asking for the public's help find a man they say robbed a convenience store while wearing a gorilla mask.

The robbery happened early Sunday morning at a store at Hefner and Western. The video shows the man entering with a long rifle and, according to police, he demanded cash.

The clerk complied and gave him an unknown amount of money before being forced to the ground. They say the man then grabbed several cartons of cigarettes before getting into his car and driving away.

Police hope someone recognizes the man's clothing or car and asks anyone with information on who the suspect may be to call Crimestoppers at 235-7500.

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