PRESS RELEASE FROM THE CDA POLICE DEPT: On Tuesday officers responded to an early morning armed robbery at the Mobil Jifi Stop, 502 West Appleway Avenue. A male described as having a small build, wearing a dark green hooded sweatshirt, black pants, dark colored shoes with white soles and a dark colored ski mask concealing his face. He was riding a smaller BMX style bicycle. The suspect displayed a weapon and demanded money. The clerk gave the male an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect then fled the scene on the bicycle, last seen east bound on Appleway Avenue. Coeur D'Alene Police Officers and Kootenai County Sheriff's Deputies were in the area with moments, but were unable to locate the suspect.
Officers obtained surveillance video while on scene which is currently being processed.
This is an ongoing investigation. If anyone has further information, please contact the Coeur D'Alene Police Department at 208-769-2320.