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Police: Convenience store robbed at knifepoint in Fairfield

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Police in Fairfield are asking for the public’s help tracking down a man they say robbed a convenience store worker at knifepoint.

It happened Sunday around 6:30 p.m. at Star Fuels, near the intersection of Jennings Road and Black Rock Turnpike.

A worker on shift Sunday night, who is doing OK after the incident, says the suspect came into the store, put a knife on the counter and demanded money.

The worker says the man ran away with around $200 from the register.

According to police, the suspect is a white male with long brown hair and cuts on his hands.

He is around 6 feet tall and in his 20s or 30s.

He was last seen wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call (203)-254-4840 or text a tip to CRIMES (274637) and include "FPD" in your text message.

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