Armed robbery of Tobacco Hut Surveillance video released

By Updated on Tuesday, May 30 2017 06:43pm

Suspect in custody

Police have released surveillance video of the Armed Robbery of Tobacco Hut.

If you have any information about the crime or know the identity of the suspect you're asked to call 712-258-TIPS (8477) you can remain anonymous and a cash reward may be available.

Detective Nick Thompson from Sioux City Police Department says about 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 22nd a Native Male entered the Tobacco Hut at 27th and Chambers in Sioux City, threatened the clerk with a handgun and took off with Money and other items.

Police say the suspect in his 40's or 50's, is about 5'10" tall, weighing 220-225lbs, and shoulder length black hair.

Nobody was injured and no damage to property. Police expect to release more information tomorrow.