UPDATE: Suspect in armed Mitchell robbery arrested

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MITCHELL, S.D. (KSFY) - Update: Police have arrested a suspect they say robbed several individuals at gunpoint in Mitchell.

Nineteen-year-old Christopher Kindle was arrested on Wednesday, according to the Mitchell Police Department.

Police say Kindle threatened four individuals with a .45 caliber handgun during two robberies.

No businesses were targeted, only individuals. However, one of the robberies did take place inside a laundromat.

Kindle was arrested for three counts of first degree robbery, one count of attempted first degree robbery, four counts of aggravated assault, and a number of other charges.

Original story:

Authorities are looking for a man they say robbed a victim at gunpoint at a Mitchell laundromat.

The robbery happened around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Plaza Cleaners. Police say the suspect threatened the victim with a black handgun then left the laundromat.

Police say the suspect attempted to rob another victim behind Coborn's Grocery store, then fled.

The suspect is described as a man with a light complection, about 5'10" tall with a thin build. He was wearing a bluish-gray hooded sweatshirt, a white ballcap, dark tan pants, and tan Nike shoes.

Police are asking the public for any information they might have about the robbery. If you have any information, call Mitchell PD at 605-995-8400. Police say if you see the suspect, do not approach him, just call 911.