Vincennes Police are searching for a man who robbed the Discount Tobacco Store on North Sixth Street Wednesday morning. Detectives say a tall, slender, white male entered the store shortly before 11 am and demanded money from a store employee. Police say the robber was carrying a handgun in his waistband but did not brandish the weapon. The suspect made off with a small amount of cash and other items from the store.
Police say the robber then fled the store and drove off in a late model gold colored Grand Am. Police say the suspect had a beard and was wearing sunglasses and a red and black ball cap. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the Vincennes Police Department at 812-882-1630.