Gulfport Police Department
Chief of Police Public Information Officer Robert A. Vincent Sergeant Robert L. Burkhart (727) 893-1049 (727) 893-1051
Gulfport, FL On Sunday at 6:38 PM Gulfport Police Officers responded to the Liberty Convenience Store located at 5227 Gulfport Boulevard South for a robbery. The suspect entered the store and pointed a firearm and demanded money from the clerk.
The suspect fled on foot north bound in an alley next to the store. According to witnesses, the suspect is described as a male approximately 6 feet tall, slender build. He was last seen wearing a black hoodie, black pants, and a silver and black colored bandana covering his face. The suspect left with an undetermined amount of cash.
Gulfport Police Officers along with St. Petersburg Police Officers and a St. Petersburg Police K-9 unit set up a perimeter however they were unable to locate the suspect. No one was hurt during the robbery.
If you have any information, please call the Gulfport Police Department at (727) 893-1030