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Las Vegas police looking for man who robbed bus passenger

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Las Vegas police looking for man who robbed bus passenger

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED Apr 22, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police are looking for a man who robbed a passenger on a public bus.

The crime happened at about 4:42 p.m. March 29. The suspect and victim were on a bus in the area of Nellis Avenue and Boulder Highway.

The suspect attempted to remove property from the passenger. The victim attempted to stop the robber but was pushed to the floor. The suspect grabbed money from the victim and fled the bus on foot.

The suspect is a black adult male between the ages of 25 and 35. He is 5-feet seven-inches to 5-feet 10-inches tall and weighs between 150 and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a striped, long-sleeve shirt and dark jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's robbery section at 702-828-3591n or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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Joyce Lupiani is the managing editor for PositivelyLV.com and contributes to KTNV.com and NowTrending.com.