Amarillo cell phone store robbed at gunpoint

Police are looking for the suspect who they say robbed an Amarillo cell phone provider at gunpoint Thursday evening.

The robbery happened just before 8:00 p.m., at the Clear Talk store in the 5800 block of Southwest 45th, police said.

According to police, a black female entered the store end displayed what appeared to be a semi-automatic gun to the clerk and demanded money from the register. Police said she took an undetermined amount of money.

She then made the clerk take her to the pack where she tried to get money from the safe, police said.

The suspect, police said, then fled out the front door toward the north. She was last seen running around the Dolalr Tree and to the east.

Police said the suspect is described as being in her 20s, approximately 5'6", 180 pounds and with short hair. She was wearing a baseball cap, sunglasses, a grey hoodie and black shorts.

Any information on this crime can be reported to Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400.