Metro Police are searching for a man who robbed a jewelry store earlier this week.
According to police, at around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, the man walked into the store on Charleston and Rampart boulevards. He was carrying two black backpacks and was armed with a long-barreled silver handgun.
The man pointed the gun at the clerks and demanded a large amount of jewelry. He put the jewelry into the backpacks and left the store. He was last seen running south west.
In the days before the robbery, the man was seen loitering in the shopping center.
The man is described as a black man between 20 to 30 years old. He between 5 foot 9 and 6 foot 2 with a thin build. He was wearing a plaid shirt, a blue checkered baseball cap with a red logo, gloves and a long black wig.
Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Police at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers (702) 385-5555.