Armed Robber Strikes JR's Country Store In Pueblo

Pueblo police need the public's help in locating an armed robber on the loose.

The clerk at JR's Country Store on 550 E. Abriendo reported a man clad in a dark-colored hoodie, a white bandana and sunglasses concealing his face, entered the store around 9 a.m. and demanded money from the cash register. He was carrying a dark-colored long gun, which police say may have been a shotgun.

After the clerk handed over money, the suspect took off on foot. He was last seen heading east towards Corona.

The suspect is about 5-foot-7 and slim. His race or ethnicity are unknown.

Anyone with information is asked to call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 542-STOP.