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Police investigating after armed suspect in dress pants, blazer robbed Asheville restaurant

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Blazer-clad armed robbery suspect (Source: Asheville PD) Blazer-clad armed robbery suspect (Source: Asheville PD)
ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

The Asheville Police Department is asking for help identifying an armed robbery suspect.

Officers said the suspect entered the Twisted Crepe restaurant on Haywood Street around 7:40 p.m. He turned the "OPEN" sign in the front window off before robbing the cashier with a handgun.

The suspect is described as a 6-foot tall male with green eyes. He was seen wearing a dark hoodie and blazer, polished brown shoes, blue dress pants.

Anyone with information on the suspect's identity is asked to contact police at 828-252-1110.

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