$20,000 Reward Now Offered for Info to Arrest Pot Store Robbers
Local authorities are hoping a big reward will lead to the arrest of suspects wanted in the robbery of two marijuana stores in Yakima and Union Gap in the last month. Marijuana stores are now offering a $20,000 reward for information that will lead to an arrest. The original reward was $10,000.
The Slowburn marijuana dispensary on North 40th Avenue was robbed earlier this month. The Station 420 business at 2704 Main Street in Union Gap was robbed January 29
No injuries were reported but police are concerned someone could be hurt or killed in the future.
Yakima and Union Gap Police aren't yet saying if the two robberies are connected.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Yakima Police Department at (509) 575-6200 or by calling 9-1-1.