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Armed robbery at Coachella Market

Robbery occurred at Valley Market on Grapefruit Blvd

Coachella, Calif. - Another armed robbery in the Valley, this time at a market in the city of Coachella.  According to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department just after 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, they were called to the Valley Market on the 51-000 block of Grapefruit Blvd. for a report of an armed robbery.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a Hispanic man, entered the store with a gun and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect left the store with an undisclosed amount of money. 

Police are combing the area for the suspect, who is described as having a thin build with a beard, wearing a gray shirt and sunglasses. Deputies say no one was injured in this incident. 

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