The Killeen Police Department needs the public's help identifying a man who burglarized Gate Way Food Mart in the 100 block of West Elms Road about 1:45 a.m. Thursday.

The suspect is described as a black male approximately 6 feet tall and 170 pounds. He was wearing a black cap, a gray short-sleeved shirt, white tennis shoes and dark colored gloves.

The suspect took numerous cartons of Newport cigarettes and lottery tickets before he fled on foot, according to a KPD news release. When officers arrived, the bottom window near the front door was shattered.

Police are asking anyone who can identify the suspect to contact Crime Stoppers. Call (254) 526-8477, go to or text KILLEEN along with the tip to 274637.

All tips are confidential and anonymous. A tip leading to an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward.

- Sarah Rafique

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