Deputies search for Ocala dollar store armed robber

MCSO: Man showed gun, demanded cash

(Photo courtesy of MCSO)

OCALA, Fla. – The Marion County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who robbed an Ocala dollar store Friday evening.

According to the police report, the man entered the Dollar General at 10244 SW 86th Cir. at 9 p.m.

He then showed a gun and demanded cash before he fled the store on foot, according to deputies. 

The MCSO said the man was seen on surveillance video, and is described as black with facial hair, wearing a white long-sleeve shirt, black zippered vest and white tennis shoes.

Deputies are asking the community to help them get him off the streets.

If anyone has information on his identity, call Detective Bradley Bartlett at 352-732-9111.

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