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Man attempts to rob Family Dollar store in Longview

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Longview police are searching for a man who attempted to rob a Family Dollar store Sunday night.

According to officials, a black man wearing a hoodie that covered most of his face, entered the store at Garfield and South High Street a little after 9 p.m.

The man purchased a candy bar and argued with the clerk about his change. He then showed the clerk a gun and demanded the money from the register.

The clerk reportedly told him no, and after a few minutes, the man fled the store on foot.

Anyone with any information about the suspect should contact the Longview Police Department at 903- 237-1170.

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