Smithfield Police Searching for Armed Robber

Smithfield Police are searching for an armed robbery suspect who robbed the Fuel Depot on Putnam Pike on Wednesday night.

Police responded to the robbery around 9:40pm, where a male wearing a hooded jacket entered the store, pointed a black gun at the clerk, and demanded money. He's also described as a white male with a heavy build, around 30 years old, and 6 feet tall.

The suspect fled the store on foot with an undetermined amount of money. Police released these photos of the suspect, and are asking anyone with information to call them at (401) 231-2500, or at their tips line, (401) 233-1019.