Chipley Police Department searching for armed robbery suspect

The Chipley Police Department is searching for suspect in armed robery who stole a truck with a trailer. (Chipley Police Department)

CHIPLEY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Chipley Police Department is searching for a suspect in an armed robbery that happened Wednesday afternoon.

Police responded to a call of an armed robbery on Main Street.

Police say the victim and two witnesses said the suspect got away with the victim's truck, trailer, and lawn equipment.

The suspect was described as a thin, black man between 6’-6’2, wearing a t-shirt, grey jeans, and white tennis shoes.

The stolen truck is a 2002 GMC Sierra 2500 four door with a 16 foot single gate black trailer with rails. The trailer had two Exmark laser z 60’ zero turn mowers, two blowers and two weed eaters on it.

The last known direction of travel was east on Interstate 10.

The victim was treated for minor injuries and released.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Chipley Police Department at (850) 638-6310 or Crime Stoppers of Washington County at (850) 638-TIPS.

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