Salt Lake police searching for suspect after robbery

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, July 14, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — Salt Lake police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a quick cash loan business Thursday.

A news release from the Salt Lake City Police Department said the incident occurred at 1st Choice Money at 1423 S. 300 West just before 1:15 p.m.

“A male entered the 1st Choice Money at this address and brandished a weapon while ordering employees into a back room,” the news release said. “The male took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the store in an unknown direction.”

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The suspect is described as a Caucasian, 5 feet 4 inches tall with a skinny build and short blond hair. He was last seen wearing an orange hoodie with a black bandanna covering his face.

To share information about this incident with the SLCPD please call 801-799-3000. To remain anonymous, text crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip. The reference number in this case is 19-125882.


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