Deputies looking for suspect in Pueblo West liquor store robbery

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Surveillance image shows the man accused of robbing a Pueblo West liquor store Sunday night. / Courtesy Pueblo County Sheriff's Office

Surveillance image shows the man accused of robbing a Pueblo West liquor store Sunday night. / Courtesy Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office

PUEBLO WEST, Colo. — Deputies are asking for the public’s help identifying the man who they say robbed a Pueblo West liquor store Sunday night.

The robbery happened around 9:45 p.m. Sunday at Cheers on McCulloch Boulevard. Deputies said the robber brandished a handgun and threatened an employee. He then took cash from the register and left the store on foot, headed southwest.

The suspect is described as a black man, about 6 feet 4 inches tall and 170 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a black beanie, black pants, a black jacket, and black tennis shoes.

Anyone who can identify the suspect or has information on his whereabouts is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 719-583-6250, or Crime Stoppers at 719-542-STOP (7867).

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