Suspect on the loose in Jax's Southside after reported armed robbery

Janny Rodriguez reports. 3/6/2017

Police have called off a search for a suspect on the Southside Monday night after a reported hit-and-run crash and armed robbery, an officer on scene says.

A single suspect reportedly robbed someone at gunpoint and then fled, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says. The suspect fled to the 3600 block of Forest Boulevard where they crashed into some trash cans and then ran on foot around 7 p.m.

Police have called off their search for the suspect and want residents to know he's armed and dangerous. He remains on the run and police say they believe he's in a black shirt and white pants.

This is a developing story. Stay with First Coast News for updates.

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