Police looking for strong arm robbery suspect

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) -- Police are searching for a suspect in a robbery that occurred in Gainesville, Thursday evening.

According to a UF alert, a strong arm robbery happened around 6:30 Thursday evening at 818 west university avenue.

The alert states the suspect is a black male, six feet tall, in his 40's. He was wearing a tank top, with light blue or teal shoes. he was last seen running towards a Checker's restaurant.