IMPD looking for possible serial armed robber

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Police in Indianapolis are looking for a man accused of robbing a local gas station this week who may also be responsible for other armed robberies.

The most recent robbery happened Tuesday around 8 a.m. at the Speedway gas station located in the 2300 block of East Prospect Street. Police say the suspect was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.

The suspect is described as a black male with long braids, wearing a red ball cap with a black NY Yankees logo, a black long sleeve shirt with an animal head on the front, red shorts, black sneakers with white soles and red shoe laces.

Police say the suspect took an unknown amount of money and fled west across Keystone behind the Shell station. The suspect is believed to have committed several other armed robberies recently, police say.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 317-327-3811 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477 (TIPS) or online at Tips can also be texted with “INDYCS” to 274637 or 888777 keyword “IMPD”. You can also check out the Crime Stoppers app, TipSubmit. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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