Armed robbery reported at Alta

Although the image is extremely grainy, APD is hoping someone can identify a suspect in an armed robbery early Friday morning at the Alta Convenience next to Adams State. Photo courtesy of APD

Cash, vapes stolen

ALAMOSA– A suspect is being sought in a reported armed burglary about 12:30 a.m. Friday at the Alta Convenience Store at 1601 Main Street, just across from Adams State University.

Alamosa Police Department responded, and officers were advised that an individual walked into the store and pointed a firearm at the store clerk before leaving with an undisclosed amount of cash and a large quantity of different flavors of Airis Lux disposable vape devices. The suspect was said to be wearing a gray beanie, a black jacket and dark jeans.

APD posted several photos and a video and is requesting assistance from the community in identifying the suspect, even though the images are grainy. The hope is someone recognizes the individual, clothing, and/or information on the vape devices.

If anyone has any information, please contact Detective Lopez with the Alamosa Police Department at 719-589-2548 or Dispatch at 719-589-5807.