Dothan Armed Robbery

A local business is robbed clean by an armed man, who left the scene on foot.

The suspect entered Smokies on South Oates Street around 7 p.m. Saturday night and demanded money out of the cash register.

The clerk resisted until the man showed her his gun, packed into the side of his pants.

Police also took note that the suspect knew where the extra cash was hidden, allegedly a place only known by the owner and clerk.

After the robbery, the suspect just walked up South Oates Street.

Here is a description of the suspect:
Black male
Early 30's
5'5 180 pounds
Gray stubble beard
Red doo-rag
White shirt and Blue Jeans

If anyone saw this suspect walking down Oates Street, please contact the Dothan Police Department at 615-3604.