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Police seek Pahrump robbery suspect

Posted at 5:27 PM, Aug 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-24 23:18:38-04
Nye County officials are seeking a convenience store robbery suspect.
On Aug. 23 around 7:29 p.m., patrol deputies and detectives from the Nye County Sheriff's Office responded to a robbery incident which had occurred at the Horizon Market convenience store, located at 2050 North Highway 160 in Pahrump.  
Based on the investigation, it was learned that an adult black male had entered the store minutes earlier and forcibly took cash money from the register before fleeing from the business in a gold colored Dodge Durango.
The store clerk was not injured during the incident.
Detectives are continuing the investigation and anyone with information regarding this case is urged  to contact NCSO Detective Cox at 775-751-7000.