The Gahanna Division of Police is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a man who allegedly robbed the Duke & Duchess, 407 Granville St., at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12.
The man approached the cashier, requesting a carton of cigarettes, according to police. He implied that he had a weapon and demanded money from the cashier.
After receiving an undetermined amount of money, the man forced the cashier into a walk-in cooler before fleeing on foot, according to police.
He is described as a white male, mid-30s to 40s with a goatee.
He was wearing a tan hooded sweatshirt, tan shorts and slip-on sandals.
The suspect also appeared to have tattoos on both of his lower legs.
He is believed also to have been involved in a robbery Aug. 12 at a Subway restaurant on Broadway Boulevard in Grove City.
Anyone with information about the suspect or robbery is asked to call Gahanna police at 614-342-4240.
Callers may remain anonymous.