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Police searching for suspect in attempted armed robbery case

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ALBANY, N.Y. – Albany Police are searching for a man connected to an attempted robbery which happened on Washington Avenue.

On Wednesday, around 5 a.m., officer responded to a Stewart's Shop located at 515 Washington Avenue for a reported robbery.

The clerk told police that a male entered the store and was armed, with what appeared to be a handgun. The suspect demanded cash but the clerk was able to notify the police and the suspect fled without any money.

The suspect is described as a male, approximately 5'11" tall.

As the investigation is ongoing, anyone with information is asked to call the Albany Police Detective Division at (518) 462-8039.

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