Jacksonville Beach Police are asking for your help locating the man responsible for an armed robbery this morning.
Police tell us an employee of Sneakers Restaurant on Beach Boulevard was approached by the suspect around 9:15 AM. The suspect is described as a black man wearing knaki pants, a white tshirt and a Halloween type mask.
He demanded the victim’s wallet at gunpoint and then fled on foot. St. Paul’s Catholic Grade School was locked down for under an hour as a precaution because of its proximity to the robbery.
Jax Beach Police say they have not located any evidence in the area, and Sergeant Thomas Crumley tells WOKV the search for the suspect is not active at this time. If you have any information on this incident, you’re asked to call the Jacksonville Beach Police Department at 904-270-1661