FD Police Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect
The Fort Dodge Police Department is searching for a suspect in a late Friday night armed robbery. Chief Tim Carmody says the alleged robbery occurred at the intersection of 1st Avenue North and North 9th Street. The victim reported that a black male suspect approached his vehicle while he was stopped at the intersection and robbed him at gunpoint. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash taken from the victim. Believing the suspect fled inside a home, officers conducted a search warrant at 811 4th Avenue North. The suspect remains at large. He was described as a 6'0" 250 lbs and middle aged, wearing khaki shorts, a black t-shirt, and a white towel draped over his shoulder. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Fort Dodge Police Department.