Cary police looking for purple-glove bandit

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Surveillance image courtesy Cary Police Department (Cary Police Department)

The Cary Police Department is looking for a man who robbed a convenience store while wearing distinctive purple gloves.

It happened around 9 p.m. April 1 at High House Food Market in the 800 block of Old Apex Road.

Detectives said the white male came into the store with a knife in his left hand and jumped over the sales counter before taking money.

Nobody was hurt.

Surveillance photo from a robbery at High House Food Market on Old Apex Road in Cary on April 1, 2016.

He was wearing black pants and a hooded black coat with gray mesh on the shoulders. His head and mouth were covered.

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Video courtesy Cary Police Department

Anyone with information is asked to call the Town of Cary Police Department at (919) 469-4012 or file a report anonymously with Cary Crime Stoppers at (919) 460-4636. Crime Stoppers pays up to $1,500 for the arrest or indictment of those responsible for committing certain types of crimes. All calls will be kept confidential at the caller's request.

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