A man in a Darth Vader mask robbed an Aberdeen 7-11 store with a kitchen knife.

Lt. Kevin Darst said officers were called to the store at 904 E. Market Street just after 3 a.m. Sunday morning. The clerk described a man approximately 6’00” tall, wearing a black wig, a Darth Vader mask and carrying a large chopping style kitchen knife. The suspect left the store and fled towards B Street. Aberdeen Officers responded, but were unable to locate him.

Video surveillance from the 7-11 store shows the suspect wearing the wig and mask. He was described as having a husky build, wearing a black sweatshirt, light colored t-shirt, gray sweat pants and red and black tennis shoes.

The Aberdeen Police Department Investigations Section is looking for any information to help identify this suspect. Please review the attached snap shot of the video showing the suspect in the listed clothing.

If anyone has information on the identification of the suspect, please contact the Aberdeen Police Department at 360-533-3180 and ask for Detective Cox.