OP police looking for armed robbery suspect

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Orchard Park Police say they are looking for the suspect in an armed robbery late Monday morning. 

 Police say the robbery reportedly took place shortly after 11 A.M. in a wooded area just east of the Orchard Park Little League ball diamonds.

The suspect is described as a white man in his late teens to early 20s who is about 5 feet 6 inches tall. He was last seen wearing a black shirt with a colored logo, newer jeans, and black sneakers. He demanded the victim's wallet at knife point, police say. He then fled from the scene on foot leaving the victim with minor injuries. 

The Erie County Sheriff's Department and New York State Police searched the area where the incident allegedly took place and have not found the suspect. An investigation continues. 

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