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Bandit’s identity sought in robbery

City police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed the Hobson Road CVS pharmacy on Nov. 26.

The man’s photo was released Monday by police and shows him at the front door of the store and the register at about 6:25 p.m. Nov. 26 at the CVS Pharmacy, 4225 Hobson Road.

The suspect is described as a white male with a thin build, about 6 feet or 6-foot-2, wearing dark clothing, according to a release from the Fort Wayne Police Department.

He was believed to be driving a gray, green or dark-colored Ford full-sized SUV, police said.

Anyone with information about the man’s identity is asked to call Crime Stoppers 436-STOP or 427-1222.