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Hillsborough deputies seek Sam's Club liquor store robber

TAMPA — Deputies are seeking help identifying a man who robbed a liquor store at gunpoint last month.

About 4:40 p.m. Sept. 15, a man entered the Sam's Club liquor store at 2021 W Brandon Blvd. implying he was armed and demanding money, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

The robber ran away with cash toward the Providence Park Apartments.

He is described as black, in his early 20s, about 5 foot 9 and 150 pounds, with a medium-short black Afro. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, black jeans, a black ball cap, red-and-white tennis shoes and a diamond earring in one ear.

Deputies ask that anyone with additional information call Detective Phil Raschiatore at (813) 247-8668 or Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay toll-free at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).

Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest.

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