Shortly after an armed robbery in Des Moines, an armed robber struck Scott’s Shoppe on 5th Street in West Des Moines.
The convenience store clerk says the suspect had a gray or black stocking cap on and sunglasses.
Police say the suspect demanded money but the clerk refused.
The clerk refused again even when the suspect pulled out a handgun and the suspect then ran off.
If you have information on either of the thefts, contact Polk County crimestoppers at 223-1400.