Active search called off for armed robbery suspect in PA
July 24th, 2014 - 5:11am
(Port Angeles) – A man police say robbed a Port Angeles pizza place is still at large.
Monday afternoon at about two, a lone man walked into the the Papa Murphy's store along east Front street.
Police say the man showed a handgun and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.
He fled on foot westbound on Front Street.
Police searched for the suspect for about an hour and a half before calling off the active search that included multiple agencies, a helicopter and police dog.
A toy handgun was found near Vine Street that police believe may have been used in the heist.
PA Police photo
The suspect was described as a white male possibly in his 30's. He had a green scarf across his face at the time of the robbery. He was wearing a “camo” ball cap, and a Hawaiian shirt over a dark sweatshirt, dark pants. The man was described as having a husky build and was about six feet tall.
Police are looking for any information or anyone who may have seen a person matching that description.
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