Time: 6:03 a.m.
Date: Sunday, April 14, 2013
Location: EZ Shop, 2008 Bridge St.
Suspect: Black male, approximately six feet tall with a medium build
Paducah police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a man who robbed a local convenience store early Sunday morning. Police were dispatched just after 6 a.m. Sunday to the EZ Shop at 2008 Bridge St., to a report of a robbery in progress. A clerk told officers a black male entered the store just after it opened, displayed a handgun and demanded money. She said the man was wearing a black hoodie and had a bandana over the lower half of his face. He was wearing gloves and carrying a small bag, she said. The robber fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. The clerk did not see a vehicle. Anyone with information is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270/444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 443-TELL. Tipsters also may text their tips to "CRIMES" (274637) by entering "KyTips" followed by their information, or by visiting the Crime Stoppers website at westkycrimestoppers.info. Information leading to an arrest or indictment may result in a reward of up to $1,000.