Suspect in armed robbery of Family Dollar store on S. Salina Street on the loose

The Family Dollar Store at 945 South Salina Street was robbed at about 9:45 Saturday night and the suspect is on the loose, police say.

Syracuse Police are looking for a light skinned black man with a neck tattoo who they say walked into the Family Dollar armed with a silver handgun and robbed the store of some cash.

Police say the man was last seen wearing a knit hat, black sweatshirt, black sweatpants with a shiny, leather appearance and black sneakers with orange stripes and polka dots.

He took off on foot. No one was injured during the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to call Syracuse Police at 315-442-5222.