Deputies searching for man in Hammond robbery

Tangipahoa Parish sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man who robbed a convenience store Saturday at U.S. 190 East and Pleasant Ridge Road in Hammond.

An unidentified man walked into Kyle’s Quick Stop and make a purchase.

While a clerk was completing his sale, the man pushed the clerk down and stole money from the register, Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Dawn Panepinto said in a news release.

The man was unarmed and the clerk was unharmed, Panepinto said.

Surveillance footage shows the man left the scene as a passenger in a silver, late model, two-door Honda Prelude with damage to its front end.

Anyone with information about this incident or the vehicle’s owner is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa at (800) 554-5245.