Armed robbery in Providence, police searching for suspect
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE): Detectives and police are searching for a suspect after an armed robbery at a store on Elmwood Avenue, according to the Providence Police Department.
An adult black man dressed in black walked in the Providence Deli and Grill Mart carrying a handgun and demanding money.
After the suspect ran out, the store owner tried to follow him on foot, according to Commander Thomas Verdi.
The suspect fired two rounds and the owner stopped following him.
The suspect fled in a silver Nissan sedan. Detectives are still on scene.