Deputies search for suspect following armed robbery at Fresno County market


Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies are searching for an armed robbery suspect near Central Ave and S Cherry Ave.

Deputies said the suspect entered the Cherry Market around 10 a.m and pointed a semi-automatic handgun at the store clerk then demanded money and cigarettes.

The clerk complied, and the suspect fled to his awaiting vehicle. 

Deputies say the suspect is described as a male wearing a dark flannel with a hood, blue jeans, and tan colored boots. The suspect covered his face with a piece of clothing or cloth. 

Officials say the suspect vehicle is an older model white 2-door GMC Jimmy or Chevrolet S-10 Blazer with a  black stripe or molding along the side, as well as on the rear of the vehicle.

The suspect is still outstanding and is possibly still armed.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 559-600-3111

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