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Police seek Clearfield smoke shop robber

CLEARFIELD — Police are looking for a man who robbed a discount smoke shop at gunpoint Wednesday.

The man walked into Smokey's Discount Cigarette Store, 1580 S. State, with a handgun and demanded cash, according to police. He was carrying a blue and black backpack across his chest, and used it to carry out an unknown amount of cash and several boxes of Marlboro cigarettes.

Police responded about 3:15 p.m. Wednesday. The man, who is described as a white man in his 20s or 30s with a shaved head, was wearing long, dark colored shorts, a dark shirt with the number 87 written in white on the back, and a black hoodie that he used to cover his face. He has a black tattoo on his right forearm.

The man should be considered dangerous and is possibly armed, police said.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to contact Clearfield police at 801-525-2806, or use the Tip-a-Cop feature on the city's website.